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    • Papilio glaucus
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    • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
    • tiger swallowtail

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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vasey2113

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July 22, 2013 11:23 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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erikamitchell

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June 9, 2007 11:37 AM EDT

Description

Tiger swallowtail held for observation

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tiger swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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erikamitchell

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June 17, 2009 12:13 PM EDT

Description

Swallowtail nectaring on bunchberry

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tiger swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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erikamitchell

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May 16, 2010 02:36 PM EDT

Description

Swallowtail nectaring on dandelion

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tiger swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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erikamitchell

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June 16, 2013 03:37 PM EDT

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tiger swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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kcr3g3r

Date

August 10, 2012

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Description

Butterfly feeding on cultivated Agastache sp.

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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richkline

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November 13, 2014

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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chuckd

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September 28, 2014

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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chuckd

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September 21, 2014

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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chuckd

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September 21, 2014

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amariepr

Date

September 18, 2014

Description

First swallowtail caterpillar I've seen in person. It's fake eyes design are an awesome adaptation and every time he would bring out his antenna, the kids would be amazed.

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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jennyhobbs

Date

July 16, 2014 02:40 PM CDT

Description

Spotted at Whalon Lake

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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...

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