Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1209089

Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes

Observation date: June 08, 2019
Submitted by: DLD
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This Black Swallowtail is heading to it's favorite host plant in my garden, parsley.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: June 21, 2019
Coordinator notes: excellent documentation of Black Swallowtail placing eggs on parsley. thank you!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Bernalillo County