Illinois Butterfly Monitoring Network

Pipevine Swallowtail

Pipevine Swallowtail Pipevine Swallowtail (Battus philenor)
Waterfall Glen, DuPage County, IL
August 6, 2004
male
Note that the hindwing is flat black rather than the characteristic iridescent blue due to the angle at which the sun's light is hitting the wing.

Photo by Tom Peterson

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