Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1123249

Western Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio rutulus

Observation date: June 29, 2017
Submitted by: grant.skakun
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The insect flies around in circles between 10 and 20 feet above the ground. It has been in this same area outside my office window for the past 7 or 8 days.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: July 01, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.