Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • Scientific Names
    • Papilio glaucus
  • English
    • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
    • tiger swallowtail

Guide Colors

 

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Flickr invite link »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Tree Browser »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

maractwin

Date

August 18, 2014 12:00 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

itchymoche

Date

August 18, 2014 01:32 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

naturenut

Date

August 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

14766648258_202be284e7_s

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

fm5050

Date

August 17, 2014 11:42 AM EDT

Description

Governor's Bridge Natural Area, P. G. Co., MD August 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

August 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

tiger swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

julbar

Date

July 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

hinesfamily007

Date

August 9, 2014 12:53 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

treichard

Date

August 14, 2014 03:09 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

14752167319_903028c270_s

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

gpstewart

Date

August 16, 2014 11:24 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

fm5050

Date

July 20, 2014 03:21 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

August 14, 2014 03:29 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

naturenut

Date

August 14, 2014
View all observations

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.