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Giant Swallowtail

Heraclides cresphontes

Habitat:

Cahal Pech

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago
Giant Swallowtail
Heraclides cresphontes Heraclides cresphontes (Cramer, 1777)


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4 Comments

IanVillanueva
IanVillanueva 8 years ago

thank you for the comments and the ID

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

great spotting!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Because I have a couple citrus trees in my garden, I get these in my yard a few times every year - so beautiful! They lay their eggs on Citrus leaves.

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

This one is not easy to separate from Heraclides thoas. I would say it is Heraclides cresphontes.

IanVillanueva
Spotted by
IanVillanueva

Belize

Spotted on Oct 9, 2009
Submitted on May 9, 2012

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