Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1214968

Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes

Observation date: July 07, 2019
Submitted by: WhatNeeds2BeDone
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 80 degrees, sunny. Actively feeding on flowering swamp milkweed plants.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Eric Wood
Verified date: December 10, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Iowa, Dubuque County