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Common Butterfly Species Are Emerging Later Than Usual in Urban Areas Located in Warmer Regions

Caption: Eastern Tiger Swallowtails are one of seven common butterfly species in Ohio that emerged days or weeks after other butterflies in warmer urban areas.

Credit: Rob Liptak

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