Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1163085

Pale Swallowtail
Papilio eurymedon

Observation date: June 16, 2018
Submitted by: Vickie
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I found this butterfly dead in the rest area parking lot near the curb. I moved it up onto the curb. It was about 70 degrees fahrenheit, and slightly windy, near the Columbia Gorge. I had to hold the wings down to get a photo of the back.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: June 18, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Pacific County, United States, Washington