3 seen (2 m., 1 fem.)
3 seen (2 m., 1 fem.).
This butterfly it was attracted to the red on my nephew shoe. It was not afraid of my nephew or son , in fact they were actually able to get it to stand on their hand by putting their finger in front of it
The (Eastern) Black Swallowtail (Papilio polyxenes), also called the American Swallowtail or Parsnip Swallowtail, is a butterfly found throughout much of North America. It is the state butterfly of Oklahoma. An extremely similar-appearing species, Papilio joanae, occurs in the Ozark Mountains region, but it appears to be closely related to Papilio machaon, rather than P. polyxenes. The species is named after the figure in Greek mythology, Polyxena (pron.: /pəˈlɪksɨnə/; Greek: Πολυξένη), who was the youngest daughter...