Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1105223

Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes

Observation date: October 01, 2016
Submitted by: John Connell
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This specimen was seen on a mostly cloudy day on a parsley plant in our herb garden next to our house in an urban area.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jamesdurbin
Verified date: December 19, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Iowa, Scott County