Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1159257

Old World Swallowtail
Papilio machaon

Observation date: May 25, 2018
Date notes: Time is an estimate.
Submitted by: Karlissa J
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Resting low to the ground alongside a ditch, in a semi-forested area. Held still for photos! Windy day.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Norbert Kondla
Verified date: November 24, 2018
Coordinator notes: subspecies pikei
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia