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Spicebush Swallowtail Butterfly

Papilio troilus

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courtneyhitson 12 years ago

Thanks :) Thanks for correcting my id Keith!! I have updated the name!! Thanks for the help!

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Wild Things 12 years ago


ScottGalbraith 12 years ago


KeithRoragen 12 years ago

ON the hind wing, the blue mark that separates the fourth and fifth(from the top) medial orange spots identifies this as a Spicebush Swallowtail. The orange spots on a Black Swallowtail are never interrupted by blue. See here.

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Cordele, Georgia, USA

Spotted on Aug 24, 2011
Submitted on Aug 25, 2011

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