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Eastern Gaint Swallowtail

Papilio cresphontes


large dark brown butterfly with conspicuous yellow banding


they can be found in pretty much any wild area both within and outside the woods. Also fly in the canopy

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looks awesome!

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Wisconsin, USA

Lat: 44.64, Long: -89.73

Spotted on Jun 30, 2012
Submitted on Jan 5, 2013

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