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  • Spanish
    • Mariposa cometa
  • Scientific Names
    • Papilio glaucus
    • Papilio glaucas
    • Pterourus glaucus
  • English
    • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
  • French
    • papillon tigré de l'Est

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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inat7

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August 20, 2016 09:49 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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indiandyjones

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August 15, 2016 04:51 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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jpsincage

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January 15, 2017 12:54 PM EST

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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zachary29

Date

June 17, 2016 02:55 AM MDT

Place

Eden, Utah (Google, OSM)

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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krisdovigi

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June 26, 2016 06:42 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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vailbass

Date

August 2, 2016 04:55 PM EDT

Description

Tiger Swallowtail dark morph female (Papilio glaucus) on Sweet Pepperbush (Clethra alnifolia)

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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thefrinfrin

Date

September 16, 2016

Description

I caught this butterfly for an assignment in my adv. Bio class. it was a hard catch , I had to run and corner it to catch it

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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robvanepps

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June 8, 2013 04:24 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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vailbass

Date

July 24, 2016 11:53 AM EDT

Description

Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus) female

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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karen27

Date

September 2, 2016 05:00 PM EDT

Description

Seen regularly here

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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khgarden

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July 8, 2016 12:01 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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ehalloran

Date

June 4, 2016 01:32 PM EDT

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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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