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    • Papilio glaucus
    • Papilio glaucas
  • English
    • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
  • French
    • papillon tigrĂ© de l'Est

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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aztekium

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May 24, 2016 02:24 PM YEKT

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La de la derecha!

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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krosenthal

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August 28, 2012 12:47 PM EDT

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victoria23

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May 24, 2016

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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djm

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May 2, 2016 09:55 AM ADT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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alex69

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May 17, 2016

Description

Small yellow butterfly with a black outline with lines coming in at the top of the wings

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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aheathco

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May 24, 2016

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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krosenthal

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August 9, 2012 10:45 AM EDT

Description

Dark form.

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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asl5120

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May 23, 2016 06:39 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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May 23, 2016

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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mcm

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May 22, 2016 01:02 PM CDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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faith5

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May 20, 2016

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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rebecca41

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May 20, 2016
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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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