New Stock Images of A Male Giant Swallowtail (Papilio cresphontes)

By | August 16, 2013

A Male Giant Swallowtail (Papilio cresphontes). Just published, a new stock images by Ernie Hunter. North America’s largest butterfly, the Giant Swallowtail (Papilio cresphontes), at first glance looks like the Black Swallowtail, but take a closer look. First thing to notice is the size. The Giant is 5.5 inches from wing tip to wing tip, much larger. Also, it has a band of yellowish spots across the top of the upper wing, and if the third spot from the end is solid it’s a male, if it has a…

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