Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1111524

Zebra Swallowtail
Eurytides marcellus

Observation date: May 13, 2016
Submitted by: JoseBonner
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: A warm, sunny, humid afternoon in southern Indiana. The multiflora rose (invasive here) was in full bloom, and Zebras in particular frequented it. This individual was caught, in the first photo, just landing on a rose flower. In the second photo, it is happily nectaring.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Howell_Curtis
Verified date: May 07, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Indiana, Monroe County