Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1193740

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio canadensis

Observation date: August 25, 2017
Submitted by: Gary Walton
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: On small quaking aspen sapling in a thicket at the edge of a mixed species woods. I observed this caterpillar over a period of 7 days and it did not change or move from this leaf. I suspect it was diseased.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: December 06, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Minnesota, Carlton County