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    • Papilio glaucus
    • Papilio glaucas
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    • papillon tigré de l'Est
  • English
    • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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kroggenkamp

Date

July 28, 2015 05:18 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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swampy

Date

May 26, 2012

Description

Enjoying the mud.

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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bonnieeamick

Date

July 29, 2015 06:00 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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justcennet

Date

July 29, 2015 03:10 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Sone female Tiger Swallowtails are black. Is this a Tiger or a Spicebush? (This is not the injured one)

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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justcennet

Date

July 29, 2015 02:42 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Feeding on Joe Pye Weed

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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botanygirl

Date

July 19, 2015 09:50 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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w00ster

Date

June 5, 2015

Description

An Eastern Tiger Swallowtail checking out flowers

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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lauramorganclark

Date

July 27, 2015

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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naturenut

Date

July 28, 2015

Description

enjoying the canyon creek abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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jessicaw

Date

June 20, 2015

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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keimwj

Date

July 27, 2013 11:52 AM EDT

Description

27 Jul 2013.
Hortulus Farm, Wrightstown, Bucks Co, PA.
Female, black form.

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

karenkroesen

Date

July 26, 2015 09:53 AM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus) is a species of swallowtail butterfly native to North America. It is one of the most familiar butterflies in the eastern United States, where it is common in many different habitats. It flies from spring to fall, during which it produces two to three broods. Adults feed on the nectar of many species of flowers, mostly from those of the Apocynaceae, Asteraceae, and Fabaceae families. P. glaucus has a wingspan...

No range data available.