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Spicebush Swallowtail

Papilio troilus


Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago


KarenL 9 years ago

Thank you!

LealikiKanoa 9 years ago

Of course Karen!

KarenL 9 years ago

Hi Lealiki! Now that Misha has taken the time to identify this for you please can you add the common & scientific names in edit so this can come off of the unidentified list. Thanks!

MishaCainNell 9 years ago

Actually, I think it definitely is a spicebush swallowtail. I see them around here a lot and it looks like it.

Ignacio Gamboa
Ignacio Gamboa 9 years ago

Looks like Papilio troilus but yours have some differences, so i doubt it really is P. troilus, here is a photo of troilus so you can compare:

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Florida, USA

Spotted on Feb 27, 2012
Submitted on Feb 27, 2012

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