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Hey Mitchel...same for this one....since it is not a Monarch can you please remove from the Monarch Migration mission? Thanks for your help!
But I got the ID a minute before you. Haha Just kidding just kind of weird we got it so close to each other.
It is a Pipevine Swallowtail and from the brightness of the iridescent blue most likely a male. The iridescence on females is very slight. Great capture since they like to flutter their wings while feeding.
Im pretty sure that is either a Black Swallowtail or a Pipevine Swallowtail Butterfly. Great picture!
Spotted on Apr 14, 2012 Submitted on Jun 28, 2012
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