Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1176248

Zebra Swallowtail
Eurytides marcellus

Observation date: July 26, 2018
Submitted by: Jonathan Clark
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I was looking skyward for raptors and spotted the butterfly pretty high up (rough guess ~50') and coming out of the open. It came down by me and eventually went into the bushes nearby. Habitat: edge of bottomland hardwoods and brushy swampy area. Catahoula NWR HQ Unit.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: August 04, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): La Salle Parish, United States, Louisiana