Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1058343

Ruby-spotted Swallowtail
Papilio anchisiades

Observation date: July 31, 2015
Submitted by: bduncan
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Nectaring on Button Bush (Cephalansus occidentalis)near a small stream at the edge of wooded habitat. Forewings were beating rapidly while it nectared on the blooms. Overcast skies about 90 degrees.
Status: Stray
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: July 31, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Williamson County, United States, Texas