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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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natureinla

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May 2, 2016

Description

Observation and photo by @jgold85 via Instagram #natureinLA

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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mikepatterson

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June 22, 2016 03:53 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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leslie_flint

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June 22, 2016

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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kimssight

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June 20, 2016 02:19 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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martina6

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June 8, 2016 10:21 AM MDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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suzrj

Date

June 22, 2016

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Western Tiger Swallowtail feeding on Sweet William Catchfly flowers in our garden this morning.

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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cgrimm90

Date

June 19, 2016

Description

Saw this Western Tiger Swallowtail at Lake Sylvia State Park along a trail near slow moving water and many native plants with blooms on them.

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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rjadams55

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June 11, 2016 12:34 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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dpom

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June 19, 2016 09:50 AM MST

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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jzzipkin

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June 9, 2016 12:00 PM PDT

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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catchang

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June 18, 2016 11:57 AM MST

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Pale Swallowtail Papilio eurymedon

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catchang

Date

June 18, 2016 11:31 AM MST
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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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