17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Black Swallowtail Butterfly

While in my backyard, a Black Swallowtail Butterfly fluttered around me and came very close to me for quite sometime, and I patiently waited to capture his beauty. He landed and rested on my lilac bush.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2019
Date Uploaded: 07.2019
Photo Location: Toms River, New Jersey, United States of America
Copyright: © Samantha Vigliarolo