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Swallowtails making more swallowtails...  Geotagged,Israel,Old World swallowtail,Papilio machaon,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Swallowtails making more swallowtails...

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  1. The more the better. Nice shot. Posted 3 years ago
    1. thank you :-) Posted 3 years ago

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''Papilio machaon'', the Old World swallowtail, is a butterfly of the family Papilionidae. The butterfly is also known as the common yellow swallowtail or simply the swallowtail . It is the type species of the genus ''Papilio''. This widespread species is found in much of the Palearctic and in North America.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Yael Orgad
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By Yael Orgad

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Uploaded Apr 29, 2019. Captured Mar 29, 2016 11:21 in Iris Argaman (dark purple Iris) nature reserve, Unnamed Road, Israel.
  • COOLPIX P600
  • f/5.6
  • 10/8000s
  • ISO100
  • 98.5mm