Swallowtail Butterflies

There were so many swallowtail butterflies (ageha) flying around our neighborhood this afternoon. I managed to get pictures of both a male and a female. These really are magnificent butterflies.

Lepidoptera: Papilionidae
Swallowtail = namiageha = Papilio xuthus

Papilio xuthus (female)Papilio xuthus (male)

Found a nice web site today:
Butterflies of Miyazaki

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