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Papilio demodocus Esper, 1798

Имаго  Papilio demodocus


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Papilionidae subfamily Papilioninae tribe Papilionini genus Papilio subgenus Princeps → species Papilio demodocus

Species name(s)

Papilio (Princeps) demodocus Esper, 1798 = Princeps demodocus = Papilio demodocus demodocus = Papilio (Princeps) demodocus = Papilio demodocus albicans Suffert, 1904 = Papilio demodocus docusdemo Suffert, 1904.

Citrus Swallowtail Butterfly


Zoogeographical regions


Primary colors

Yellow, Brown/Gray/Black.

Имаго  Papilio demodocus

Detailed information with references

Larva food plants

  • Питается на цитрусовых (Citrus) и бобовых. [85]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Papilio demodocus


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Evgenie Bezgrebelnyj, Maria Pozdnova.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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