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Spicebush Swallowtail

Papilio troilus

Description:

Spicebush Swallowtail found puddling on a Lake Michigan beach. In the picture, you can see the proboscis probing the wet sand. I followed it for a while to make sure it didn't get swept away by the waves.

Habitat:

Lake Michigan beach, puddling in the wet sand, Manistee County

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Gaby3
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Gaby3

Michigan, USA

Spotted on Jul 17, 2013
Submitted on Jan 19, 2018

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