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(Eastern) Black Swallowtail

Papilio polyxenes

Description:

Large, female, bright colors and perfect design. . Wingspan - 3.5 - 4 inches.

Habitat:

Meadow in the Poconos, PA

Notes:

First sighting this year of a Black Swallowtail.

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20 Comments

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 8 years ago

Just found the "shaky" video to go with this spot in a forgotten external hard drive.

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 9 years ago

Thanks! I love this butterfly!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 9 years ago

Congrats for the blog feature Carol..!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Congratulations Carol, this spotting is featured in the Project Noah blog today! http://blog.projectnoah.org/post/3039027...

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 9 years ago

Thank you so much!

smutnee80
smutnee80 9 years ago

Amazing photos

Wild Things
Wild Things 9 years ago

Awesome!

Atul
Atul 9 years ago

This one is an absolute beauty, love the 2nd pic!

Beautiful

Alex Pope
Alex Pope 9 years ago

Brilliant photo Carol!

jakewade97
jakewade97 9 years ago

Nice

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 9 years ago

Wow! superb series !!

AdamBrown
AdamBrown 9 years ago

that very cool! way to spot that!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Wow! Lovely photos Carol!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

Wow wonderful series Carol :)

Abby3
Abby3 9 years ago

that is very beautiful

Small Wonders
Small Wonders 9 years ago

Beautiful Carol!!

annorion
annorion 9 years ago

great series!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Beautiful Series!

KatCuff
KatCuff 9 years ago

Perfection!

Carol Snow Milne
Spotted by
Carol Snow Milne

Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on May 3, 2012
Submitted on May 4, 2012

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