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Papilio glaucus Linnaeus, 1758

Имаго  Papilio glaucus


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

Species name(s)

Papilio (Pterourus) glaucus Linnaeus, 1758 = Pterourus glaucus = Papilio ajax Linnaeus, 1758 = Papilio ehrmanni McDunnough, 1938, not Ehrmann, 1925 = Papilio glaucus turnus = Papilio glaucus glaucus.

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail.



Zoogeographical regions


Primary colors

Red, Yellow, Blue, Brown/Gray/Black.

Самка  Papilio glaucus

Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Pterourus glaucus. [0].

Larva food plants / other food objects

  • Питается на Ивах (Salix) и Тополях (Populus). [85].

Subspecies of Papilio glaucus


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06.02.2011 13:10, Peter Khramov

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06.02.2011 11:42, Vasiliy Feoktistov

Linnaeus, 1758 (the year indicate)

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