Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1136984

Spicebush Swallowtail
Papilio troilus

Observation date: August 25, 2017
Submitted by: tedzimmerman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Butterfly was feeding on petunias, when it landed on the grapevine in the picture. Weather was sunny and temperature was in the low 70s.
Status: Resident
Verified by: sharonstichter2
Verified date: September 20, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Norfolk County, United States, Massachusetts