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<strong>Spicebush Swallowtail</strong> <br><em>Pterourus troilus</em><br>May 27, 2007
Spicebush Swallowtail
Pterourus troilus
May 27, 2007
These butterflies are going to be starting a new generation soon! :) The mated female will lay her eggs on the leaves of a Spicebush or sassafras tree. These butterflies look a lot like the Pipevine Swallowtail.