Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1127517

Old World Swallowtail
Papilio machaon

Observation date: June 06, 2017
Submitted by: bttfly9@yahoo.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Hard to photograph as butterfly was defending its territory from other butterflies in the area Only photo I could manage to take and stay on the path. Was constantly flying about except for brief moments.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Norbert Kondla
Verified date: September 22, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Denali, United States, Alaska