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Papilio polyxenes (Black Swallowtail) is a species of butterflies in the family swallowtail butterflies. They are native to The Nearctic and The Neotropics. They visit flowers of spotted knapweed, Maryland sanicle, New Mexico Primrose, and ironweed. They are diurnal herbivores. Individuals can grow to 95 mm. They rely on flight to move around.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Black Swallowtail. View this species on GBIF