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Identify Swallowtail on Lantana

Posted by hagar3 8 (My Page) on
Sun, Jul 22, 12 at 20:40

This looks like a Spicebush Swallowtail to me. Is that correct?

Byron


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RE: Identify Swallowtail on Lantana

We don't get Spicebushes here west of DFW but I would say it is indeed!!!
Beautiful!


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RE: Identify Swallowtail on Lantana

Yes, it's a beautiful male spicebush swallowtail.

Pretty picture!

Sherry


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RE: Identify Swallowtail on Lantana

Thanks for your inputs. I thought it was. This is the first one that we have identified in our garden. We see quite a few Black Eastern Tiger Swallowtail females. I saw the blue pattern on the hind wings and realized that it was not an Eastern Tiger Swallowtail.


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