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Black Swallowtail

Papilio polyxenes


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While most butterflies I've tried to photograph flit from flower to flower rather quickly, this girl seemed happy to take her time on this one bloom.

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Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes Black Swallowtail

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1 Comment

KarenL 9 years ago

Hi Feliecia, as Jason has taken the time to provide you with the correct ID for this butterfly please could you update this spotting? Thanks!

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Orlando, Florida, USA

Spotted on Apr 18, 2011
Submitted on Apr 30, 2011

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