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14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Hairy American swallowtail Large Wing Span

This American swallowtail was captured in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia. I live off of 16 acre park and have a 12 foot butterfly bush. This specific example was lager and hairier then the other American swallowtail I have observed.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2016
Date Uploaded: 09.2016
Photo Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX260 HS
Copyright: © Jonathan Clark