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Giant Swallowtails mating pair - Papilio cresphontes - male - female

Giant Swallowtails mating pair - Papilio cresphontes - Male Female
Venice, Sarasota County, Florida, USA
August 25, 2006
We have had a ton of these in the last couple of weeks. More than I've seen in 2 years. This is a mating couple with another trying to get in on the action.

Wow!
Great shot, Carla! It's amazing you managed to get them all in focus!

 
Thank you
It was difficult. I had to chase them all over the yard and climb on the picnic table to get this shot. It was dark under the tree so I used flash. I'm sure that helped with the focus.

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