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Spicebush Swallowtail

Pailio troilus ilioneus

Description:

Similar to the other subspecies of P. troilus but with yellow spots on the hindwing in lieu of bluish spots with a wingspan between 3-4 inches.

Habitat:

Confined to Southeastern continental United States.

2 Species ID Suggestions

annorion
annorion 10 years ago
spicebush swallowtail
Papilio troilus Spicebush Swallowtail
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, dark phase female
Papilio glaucus Species Papilio glaucus - Eastern Tiger Swallowtail - BugGuide.Net


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2 Comments

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 10 years ago

Very Nice.

JosephSmith
JosephSmith 10 years ago

ah thank you.

JosephSmith
Spotted by
JosephSmith

Fort Worth, Texas, USA

Spotted on Sep 4, 2011
Submitted on Sep 4, 2011

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