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What kind of butterfly is this? - Battus philenor

What kind of butterfly is this? - Battus philenor
Nelson County, Virginia, USA
August 7, 2007
Looks a litle like a swallowtail, but the markings appear different, and the tail (one missing) looks shorter.

Any help with the ID would be appreciated.

Pipevine Swallowtail
Pipevine Swallowtail - Battus philenor


 
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