Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1140866

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus

Observation date: September 12, 2017
Submitted by: michael marantz
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: on a butterfly bush...could not get a decent picture before it flew away. It had a large section of one wing missing
Status: Resident
Verified by: Will Kerling
Verified date: September 22, 2017
Coordinator notes: marginal photo / unlikely to be anything else in NJ
Checklist region(s): Union County, United States, New Jersey