Monthly Archives: May 2015

Day 29 – Black Swallowtail Butterfly

Black Swallowtail Butterflies (Papilio polyxenes) have a wing span of 2.6 to 3.5 inches.The males  have yellow spots on the wing edge and another band of yellow color above that. The females have only small yellow-white spots on the wing edge with a touch of blue just above the spots. Both male and female have black bodies with white polka dots.

Day 29 - Butterfly Logo