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  • Scientific Names
    • Papilio eurymedon
    • Pterourus eurymedon
  • English
    • Pale Swallowtail
    • Pallid swallowtail
    • Pale Tiger Swallowtail
  • Spanish
    • Cometa pálida
    • Mariposa cometa
  • French
    • papillon laiteux

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

Observer

likebugs

Date

June 22, 2014 02:10 PM PDT

Description

Pale Swallowtail in our garden, representing roughly 10-20% of the aggregate Pale and Western Tiger Swallowtails that feed there.

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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nathan20

Date

July 19, 2016

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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August 29, 2016 10:28 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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jmateljak

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July 23, 2016 10:44 AM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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davey

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August 28, 2016 11:33 AM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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mariajoselopez

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August 20, 2016 01:54 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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kliewer

Date

July 16, 2016 02:58 PM PDT

Description

Pale swallowtail, Canyon of the Ancients visitor center

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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ethan19

Date

August 16, 2016 06:37 PM MDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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marionanthonisen

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July 14, 2016 04:31 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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selwynq

Date

August 7, 2016

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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truthseqr

Date

April 24, 2016 08:38 AM PDT

Description

Pale yellow butterfly with black stripes and blue spots on hind wings.

(Rancho San Antonio, Vista Point area)

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

Observer

rhislop

Date

August 4, 2016
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Description from Wikipedia

The Pale Swallowtail or Pallid Swallowtail (Papilio eurymedon) is a relatively common swallowtail butterfly found throughout much of the western United States. It is found on the Pacific coast from northern Baja California to southernmost British Columbia and inland to New Mexico and the Black Hills of South Dakota. It is present from the coast to western Montana and Wyoming to northern New Mexico. It is absent from most of Nevada and western Utah. It prefers...

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Conservation Summary

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