Papilio machaon, long time ago

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Papilio machaon, long time ago

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https://e1.pcloud.link/publink/show?cod ... OPD4y4JzrV
This is not an extraordinary butterfly but it was the first butterfly I bred when I was 15. At that time the machaon was found in every garden. Here I saw the last one 8 years ago.
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Re: Papilio machaon, long time ago

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That is a VERY special specimen. The sentimental value is priceless. It also appears to be in perfect condition including the color. Thank you for sharing.
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