Two Tiger Swallowtails

Tiger swallowtail.
Tiger swallowtail.

I finally see a regular yellow and black Tiger Swallowtail visiting! I see a black phase females all the time, but the yellow ones hadn’t shown up until just lately.

Black phase tiger swallowtail on magenta verbena. Those delicate legs, antennae and proboscis! Butterflies are amazing.

black phase tiger swallowtail
Black phase tiger swallowtail.
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