Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Happy Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021! Butterflies and moths are pollinators of many flowering plants.

Did you know? The Hummingbird Clearwing (Hemaris thysbe) hovers in flight and uses its long tongue to sip nectar from flowers.

  Sighting 1268683

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus

Observation date: August 14, 2020
Submitted by: Btbomeline
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I'll also be uploading a picture of a dark colored tiger
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified date: August 15, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.