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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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jacy

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June 24, 2015

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Larva on Hoptree (Ptelea trifoliata)

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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lepalot

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May 2, 2016

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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dek09

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April 13, 2016 12:06 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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trinket

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April 30, 2016

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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naturenut

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May 1, 2016

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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emmelyovalle

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April 28, 2016

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In grass close to shore of the pond

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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jacobogre

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May 1, 2016 01:41 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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badams

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April 30, 2016

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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April 30, 2016 11:00 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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jonathan2

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April 30, 2016

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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srall

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April 25, 2016

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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jj5

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April 5, 2016 04:46 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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