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

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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mperdicas

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July 27, 2011 01:52 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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mperdicas

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August 22, 2011 10:31 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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jibbityjenkins

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September 9, 2016 07:46 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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jeffcramer

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July 3, 2016 12:09 PM CDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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cwwood

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September 18, 2016 11:28 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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cwwood

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September 18, 2016 11:27 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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cwwood

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September 14, 2016 09:09 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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mperdicas

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July 21, 2005 10:20 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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mperdicas

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July 22, 2007 11:13 AM EDT

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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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mperdicas

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August 23, 2012 01:57 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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mperdicas

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July 30, 2012 01:57 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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ehjalmarson

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May 25, 2016 12:31 PM 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...

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