Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1141061

Giant Swallowtail
Papilio cresphontes

Observation date: September 13, 2017
Date notes: Fluttering and enjoying my butterfly bushes and other nectar flowers
Submitted by: tracielrodgers
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This beautiful Swallowtail butterfly fluttering around my butterfly bushes and other flowered bushes in my yard. Absolutely gorgeous! I would love to know the exact name of this beauty!
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: September 13, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Collin County, United States, Texas