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

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treichard

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June 25, 2016 01:44 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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krancmm

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June 24, 2016 03:21 PM CDT

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Dark-form Female

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vireolanius

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June 24, 2012 01:02 PM PDT

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er1kksen

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June 24, 2016

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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kenbosso

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June 12, 2016 12:00 PM CDT

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Nectaring on Red Penta.

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hflamholtz

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June 4, 2016

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mustardlypig

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June 22, 2016 09:36 PM CDT

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eattaway92

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June 22, 2016 03:48 PM CDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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siwnaturalist

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August 4, 2013 11:16 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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thewayfarer21

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June 21, 2016 10:57 AM ADT

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mperdicas

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June 21, 2016 12:58 PM EDT

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miayeager

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June 4, 2016 11:02 AM 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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