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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''.

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

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Uploaded Nov 5, 2019. Captured Nov 2, 2019 11:49 in כחול, Israel.
  • COOLPIX B700
  • f/5.6
  • 10/2500s
  • ISO100
  • 71.7mm