Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1273631

Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes

Observation date: September 07, 2020
Submitted by: zimfactor
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Overcast, 15mph avg wind, drinking nectar from bluebeard plants in landscape. We live on top of a hill surrounded by open farm fields.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Eric Wood
Verified date: December 08, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Iowa, Pottawattamie County