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Asian swallowtail

Papilio xuthus

Description:

Commonly known, uncommonly beautiful, and well adored in Japan, the Asian swallowtail has spread even to Hawaii.



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NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 7 years ago

beauty!!!

Sudachi
Spotted by
Sudachi

青森市 (Aomori), Japan

Lat: 40.79, Long: 140.75

Spotted on Jun 16, 2009
Submitted on Feb 15, 2012

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