Butterflies of Southeastern Arizona:

Papilionidae ( Swallowtails )

Two-tailed Swallowtail (Papilio multicaudatus)

The Arizona State Butterfly

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Papilionidae

[11 Species listed, all figured]
  1. White-dotted Cattleheart --- Parides alopius. Very rare stray.
  2. Pipevine swallowtail --- Battus philenor philenor.
  3. Black swallowtail --- Papilio polyxenes asterius.
  4. Rudkin's Swallowtail --- Papilio polyxenes coloro (= P rudkini). Stray.
  5. Giant Swallowtail --- Papilio cresphontes.
  6. Ornythion Swallowtail --- Papilio ornythion. Very rare stray.
  7. Broad-banded Swallowtail --- Papilio astyalus pallas. Rare stray.
  8. Rudy-spotted Swallowtail --- Papilio anchisiades idaeus. Very rare stray.
  9. Western tiger Swallowtail --- Papilio rutulus arizonesis.
  10. Two-tailed Swallowtail --- Papilio multicaudatus.
  11. Three-tailed Swallowtail --- Papilio pilumnus. Very rare stray.


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