Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1142218

Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes

Observation date: September 17, 2017
Submitted by: clarson2017
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I brought a parsley plant into my kitchen due to low temp forecast. A few hours later I saw this caterpillar on the plant. I do not actually see it move, but a couple of hours later, It is in a different place.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kking216
Verified date: October 24, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Madison County, United States, Nebraska