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    • Papilio glaucus
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    • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
    • tiger swallowtail

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Recent observations

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What

Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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montanamike

Date

September 27, 2014 08:26 AM CDT

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What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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thall

Date

August 11, 2014 05:41 PM EDT

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tiger swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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pete_woods

Date

May 6, 2014 10:16 AM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

molanic

Date

August 6, 2008 12:50 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Female Dark Form Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly on Joe Pye Weed

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

molanic

Date

July 24, 2009 12:13 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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kylejones

Date

October 3, 2014 11:57 AM EDT

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kueda

Date

September 24, 2014 12:03 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Date

August 3, 2013 03:26 PM EDT

Description

In disturbed area at edge of pond.

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Observer

cysiphist

Date

July 21, 2013 03:14 PM EDT

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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tomnickell001

Date

June 15, 2014

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

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pieceofmind

Date

June 2, 2013

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

jmcalpin

Date

September 26, 2014 01:36 PM CDT

Description

Dark form female

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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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