Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1312742

Western Giant Swallowtail
Papilio rumiko

Observation date: September 20, 2021
Submitted by: dmacdoug
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: High in a lemon tree. May have been dead.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: September 25, 2021
Coordinator notes: More likely they were mating, their larvae feed on citrus.-Ken Davenport