ALPINE BLACK SWALLOWTAIL BUTTERFLY

OVERVIEW

This is a photo of an alpine black swallowtail butterfly (Papilio maackii) from China, showing the scales that cover the underside of the forewing.

PHOTOGRAPHS

Detail view.

SPECIMEN

Topside

Underside

Approximate Photo Location (Underside)

PHOTOGRAPH DETAILS

Magnification: 4X

Field of view: ~3/8” x 1/4” (9.0mm x 6.0mm)

Images in focus stack: 18

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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REFERENCES

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