Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1225589

Appalachian Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio appalachiensis

Observation date: June 06, 2019
Submitted by: Hans Holbrook
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The only tiger swallowtail in the field at the time, seemed a bit small for appalachiensis, however even though the wing is tattered, the submarginal band appears to be continuous.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 14, 2019
Coordinator notes: Confirmed with David Wright.