Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1143096

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus

Observation date: September 23, 2017
Submitted by: Anne Wills
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sunny, 86 degrees, light breeze, a little humid. The butterfly was resting in the sun on the stem of a weed, not eating. Nearby were oak, maple, sycamore, cherry, locust, beech, sweet gum, sour gum, dogwood, buckeye, multiflora rose, goldenrod, wingstem, joe pye weed, boneset, tall thistle, lobelia, queen anne's lace, mouse ears, honeysuckle, poison ivy, grape vines.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: September 23, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Putnam County, United States, West Virginia