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Pale Tiger Swallowtail

Papilio eurymedon

Description:

Light yellow almost white with black stripes.

Habitat:

Pine forest.


2 Species ID Suggestions

Fyn Kynd
Fyn Kynd 7 years ago
Western Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio rutulus


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3 Comments

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 7 years ago

Thank you Heidi Eaton for the ID and the link.

HeidiEaton
HeidiEaton 7 years ago

If it is truly this white, this is a Pale Swallowtail, not a tiger. The black stripes and bands are broader than in a tiger as well. Beautiful pictures!

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 7 years ago

Thank you Fyn Kynd for the ID

LuisStevens
Spotted by
LuisStevens

Fresno, California, USA

Lat: 36.80, Long: -118.61

Spotted on Jun 4, 2012
Submitted on Dec 19, 2012

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