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Black Swallowtail

Papilio polyxenes

Description:

Caterpillar, probably 4th or 5th instar.

Habitat:

This one was found feeding on rue in an urban front yard.

Notes:

The close-up shows the osmeristerium. :)

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Wixenstyx
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Wixenstyx

St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Spotted on Sep 20, 2015
Submitted on Mar 31, 2016

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