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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 9 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 9 years ago

Very Nice.

JosephSmith
JosephSmith 9 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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