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14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Eyespots

This summer, I was fortunate to be able to raise both the caterpillars of the Eastern tiger swallowtail and the spicebush swallowtail. The eyespots are especially arresting in these close evolutionary relatives which give off the illusion of tiny snakes.

TAGS: Caterpillar, Evolution, New York, Swallowtail, United States

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New Hyde Park, New York, United States of America
Member since 2016
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2016
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 31, 2016, 10:35 p.m.
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