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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

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macha

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July 11, 2015 10:17 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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newtpatrol

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May 15, 2015 03:35 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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fmgee

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June 2, 2013 02:03 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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ashleysmithers

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July 4, 2015 08:46 AM PDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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mikepatterson

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October 14, 2015 09:41 AM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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wtg1940

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May 19, 2014 01:34 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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dreierj

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July 4, 1984

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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timtast1c

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May 30, 2012 01:17 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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timtast1c

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May 30, 2012 11:54 AM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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bug_eric

Date

June 2, 2014

Description

White with bold black stripes as shown. Taking nectar in an open grassland within a mixed conifer forest with Gambel's Oak, chokecherry, and other shrubs in understory. Map location is an estimate.

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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drpoopypants

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June 23, 2015 08:32 AM PDT

Description

Swallowtail butterfly

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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chauncey

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June 1, 2015 02:04 PM PDT
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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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