Details for Sighting Record 1102915

Date of Observation: September 15, 2016
Submitted By: Joanne Finch
Species: Papilio polyxenes Black Swallowtail
Specimen Type: Photograph
Observation Notes: Found on tomatoe plant with lots of droppings and eaten leaves.
Status: Resident
Verified By: sharonstichter2
Record Verified Date: October 26, 2016
Review Notes: Does not eat tomato, but rather parsley, dill and fennel. Perhaps it was getting ready to pupate; it is the final instar or growth stage.
Tolland County, Connecticut, United States