Few People Know That The Two-Tailed Swallowtail Is The Official Insect Of The Grand Canyon State And Here’s What You Should Know

Arizona is home to a plethora of different bugs, but did you know we have an official state insect? It’s the two-tailed swallowtail – a beautiful butterfly that’s an absolute marvel to behold.

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Have you ever seen a two-tailed swallowtail? Tell us what you think about the Arizona state insect, and check out our previous article to learn about more bugs to keep an eye out for: These 10 Bugs Found In Arizona Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine.

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