Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1143550

Pipevine Swallowtail
Battus philenor

Observation date: September 25, 2017
Submitted by: Chet Gottfried
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Given it was a bright, sunny day, even so, the pipevine (if I'm correct) was very active - continuously flapping even when feeding and restlessly going from flower to flower.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwright
Verified date: October 06, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Centre County, United States, Pennsylvania