Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 961361

Broad-banded Swallowtail
Papilio astyalus

Observation date: February 20, 2012
Submitted by: DJHiker
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Charlie Doggett
Verified date: August 03, 2022
Coordinator notes: Note to DJ: The Thomas Swallowtail does not have those 2 cell spots at top of wings nor the red & blue spots near the tail like Broad-banded has.
Checklist region(s): Costa Rica, Limon