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Papilio cresphontes Cramer, [1777]

Имаго  Papilio cresphontes


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

Species name(s)

Papilio (Heraclides) cresphontes Cramer, [1777] = Heraclides cresphontes = Heraclides oxilus = Papilio cresphontes pennsylvanicus Chermock & Chermock, 1945 = Papilio chresphontes.

Giant Swallowtail


Zoogeographical regions


Самец  Papilio cresphontes

Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Heraclides cresphontes; Heraclides oxilus. [0]. Dmitriy Pozhogin.


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Photos: Boris Krylov, Dmitriy Pozhogin.

Text data: Dmitriy Pozhogin.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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