Image Number: 1791024

early to mid to late season leaf feeder, common on tulip poplar, also eats sassafras,everts bright orange, butyric smelling osmetaria when disturbed, dispersing pre-pupal larvae are brown
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United States


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Papilionoidea
Family: Papilionidae
Subfamily: Papilioninae
Tribe: Papilionini
Genus: Papilio
Subject: Papilio spp. Linnaeus 1758
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, June 26, 1997
Image last updated:
Saturday, January 23, 2016