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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Papilio glaucus

Description:

Wingspan 5-6 7/8" (100-150 mm). Yellow wings with black tiger-like stripes (in pale phase).

Habitat:

Mixed & deciduous forests; open areas & even urban areas.

Notes:

This one was spotted outside the house in Rindge. Approx. 6" wingspan.

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2 Comments

VonSelmer
VonSelmer 13 years ago

Thanks, it was between following this one or a Monarch. I chose this one because I seem to see less of them in this area.

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 13 years ago

beautiful shot!!

VonSelmer
Spotted by
VonSelmer

Rindge, New Hampshire, USA

Spotted on Jun 15, 2011
Submitted on Jun 19, 2011

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