Papilio (Pterourus) glaucus Linnaeus, 1758


America


Habitat
  • Forest edges
  • Parks
  • River valleys
  • Screes
79 - 140 mm
Östlicher Tigerschwalbenschwanz
Eastern tiger swallowtail
Papillon glauque
Парусник главк
കിഴക്കൻ കടുവാവരയൻ

Primary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
MagnoliaceaeLiriodendron tulipiferaTulip tree
Magnolia virginianaSweetbay magnolia
OleaceaeFraxinusAsh
Syringa vulgarisCommon Lilac
RosaceaePrunus serotinaBlack Cherry
RutaceaePtelea trifoliataCommon hoptree
SalicaceaePopulusPoplar
SalixWillow

Synonyms and other combinations

Papilio ajaxLinnaeus, 1758
Papilio antilochusLinnaeus, 1758
Papilio turnusLinnaeus, 1771
Papilio alcidamasCramer, 1775
Papilio ehrmanniMcDunnough, 1938
Distribution
Images
Female, underside.

© Nancy Goor
United States
Adult, underside.

© Nancy Goor
United States
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