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Butterflies, Moths (Lepidoptera)
Butterflies, Moths (Lepidoptera)
Butterflies, Moths (Lepidoptera)
Butterflies, Moths (Lepidoptera)
Butterflies, Moths (Lepidoptera)
Butterflies, Moths (Lepidoptera)
Butterflies, Moths (Lepidoptera)
Butterflies, Moths (Lepidoptera)
Butterflies, Moths (Lepidoptera)
Butterflies, Moths (Lepidoptera)

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Pale Swallowtail
Papilio eurymedon

Habitat: You are most likely able to see this Swallowtail in May or June.  It is a species that is rare in Alberta and can only be found in the extreme southwest. Predominately a forest butterfly, it prefers dry, open forests.

Description: A black and white butterfly, its wings are covered with thick black stripes with a small tail protruding off each hind wing.

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