20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The Birth of the Thoas Butterfly

The citrus butterfly (Papilio thoas) is a species of ditrisio lepidoptera of the family Papilionidae that inhabits from the southern United States and Mexico to the southernmost parts of South America.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: santa rosa, Argentina
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © Mario Gustavo Fiorucci
Photo of the Day: 11.05.23