Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1260913

Old World Swallowtail
Papilio machaon

Observation date: July 16, 2020
Submitted by: Arctic Jim
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Warm afternoon temp around +77F butterfly was moving about checking different spots on gravel area between two garden plots.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Paul Prappas
Verified date: February 07, 2023
Coordinator notes: ssp: alaska
Checklist region(s): United States, Alaska, Matanuska-Susitna