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Black swallowtail (larvae)

Papilio polyxenes

Description:

Caterpillar

Habitat:

Found these on dill

Notes:

There about 20 total

1 Species ID Suggestions

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 7 years ago
Black swallowtail butterfly (larvae)
Papilio polyxenes Species Papilio polyxenes - Black Swallowtail - BugGuide.Net


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10 Comments

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 6 years ago

Common and scientific names added.

Great spotting!

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 7 years ago

Terrific spotting! Welcome aboard!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Wonderful first spot!
Welcome to the community Sean!

EmilyMarino
EmilyMarino 7 years ago

Hey Sean! Welcome to Project Noah! Glad to see you on here!

patty
patty 7 years ago

Lovely spotting and picture; lovely scene to see all those together and in such a nice disposition. They must have shared the leaves ;)

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 7 years ago

They will be beautiful when they grow up(not that they aren't beautiful now)! Neat photo. These guys love dill and parsley.

Azura Firdaus W
Azura Firdaus W 7 years ago

Nice

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 7 years ago

Nice natural arrangement! :-)

SeanCollins
Spotted by
SeanCollins

Portsmouth, Virginia, USA

Lat: 36.85, Long: -76.33

Spotted on Aug 1, 2012
Submitted on Aug 1, 2012

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