Sighting for August 11, 2013

William A. Straub

56 Elm Street, Potsdam NY (residential flower garden)
St. Lawrence County, NY

During a weekend visit to Northern New York we witnessed two different Giant Swallowtails fluttering from flower to flower. We looked for the butterflies the following day and sure enough they were back to feed again. Here are two pictures of the same butterfly.

  • Giant Swallowtail 2

Giant Swallowtail

Giant Swallowtail