Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1179980

Giant Swallowtail
Papilio cresphontes

Observation date: August 17, 2018
Submitted by: Gekvarda
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This is a very beat up butterfly. First time I've seen one of these.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Eric Wood
Verified date: December 09, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Iowa, Linn County