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Scarce Swallowtail

Iphiclides podalirius


This swallowtail is a large distinctive butterfly, with some 70 millimetres wingspan. Color of wings is mainly pale yellow; with tiger stripes on front wings; and blue crescent markings on hind ones, combined with a long tail.


Widespread and very common, observed in gardens in coastal villages of Pelješac.

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Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic


Spotted on Jul 11, 2019
Submitted on Jul 28, 2019

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