Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Western Giant Swallowtail
Papilio rumiko

Observation date: October 11, 2021
Submitted by: 1tom2go
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 2 present at flowers in back yard
Status: Temporary Colonist
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: October 12, 2021
Coordinator notes: Tom, these are sweet photos of a butterfly that is often in motion and hard to snap, May I borrow the images for BUtterflies of NM? if so, please email originals to my personal email: sjcary@centurylink.net.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico