Swallowtail (Papilio glaucas)
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Butterfly - Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucas)
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(Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucas) - 01
This is a male tiger swallowtail butterfly evidenced by its bright yellow wings
with four black tiger stripes on each wing and a black border. Females are
either yellow or black in color, with bluish spots on the trailing edge of the
(Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucas) - 03
This eastern tiger swallowtail shows a lot of wear and tear, particularly on the
trailing edge of both wings and tail. It is seen here feeding on the flowers of
a tall thistle.
(Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucas) - 04
In this side view of the eastern tiger swallowtail butterfly, we can clearly see
his body. Tiger swallowtails are considered to be one of the most common of all
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