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Family Papilionidae - Swallowtails, Parnassians

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Papilionoidea - Butterflies and Skippers
Family Papilionidae - Swallowtails, Parnassians

Subfamily Papilioninae
Tribe Troidini - Birdwings, Cattlehearts and Aristolochia Swallowtails
Genus Battus
Species polydamas - Polydamas Swallowtail - Hodges#4158
Subspecies lucayus - "Florida" Polydamas Swallowtail
Subspecies polydamas - Polydamas Swallowtail
Species philenor - Pipevine Swallowtail - Hodges#4157
Subspecies hirsuta - 'California' Pipevine Swallowtail
Subspecies philenor - Pipevine Swallowtail - Hodges#4157
Genus Parides - Cattlehearts
Species alopius - White-dotted Cattleheart - Hodges#4156.1
Tribe Papilionini - Fluted Swallowtails
Genus Heraclides
Species pallas - Broad-banded Swallowtail - Hodges#4173
Genus Papilio
Species indra - Indra Swallowtail - Hodges#4168
Species brevicauda - Short-tailed Swallowtail - Hodges#4163
Species machaon - Old World Swallowtail - Hodges#4166
Subspecies aliaska - Papilio machaon aliaska
Subspecies hudsonianus - Papilio machaon hudsonianus
Subspecies pikei - Papilio machaon pikei
Subspecies dodi - Papilio machaon dodi
Subspecies oregonius - Oregon Swallowtail
Subspecies bairdii - Baird's Swallowtail
Species joanae - Ozark Swallowtail - Hodges#4160
Species polyxenes - Black Swallowtail - Hodges#4159
Subspecies asterius - Black Swallowtail
Subspecies asterius-fm-pseudoamericus - Black Swallowtail
Subspecies coloro - Desert Black Swallowtail
Species zelicaon - Anise Swallowtail - Hodges#4167
Subspecies zelicaon - Anise Swallowtail
Subspecies nitra - Anise Swallowtail
Species eurymedon - Pale Tiger Swallowtail - Hodges#4179
Species rutulus - Western Tiger Swallowtail - Hodges#4177
Species canadensis - Canadian Tiger Swallowtail - Hodges#4183.2
Species appalachiensis - Appalachian Tiger Swallowtail - Hodges#4183.3
Species glaucus - Eastern Tiger Swallowtail - Hodges#4176
Species multicaudata - Two-tailed Swallowtail - Hodges#4178
Species pilumnus - Three-tailed Swallowtail - Hodges#4180
Species troilus - Spicebush Swallowtail - Hodges#4181
Species palamedes - Palamedes Swallowtail - Hodges#4182
Species aristodemus - Schaus' Swallowtail - Hodges#4171
Subspecies ponceanus - Schaus' Swallowtail
Species thoas - Thoas Swallowtail - Hodges#4169
Species cresphontes - Eastern Giant Swallowtail - Hodges#4170
Species rumiko - Western Giant Swallowtail - Hodges#4170.1
Species ornythion - Ornythion Swallowtail - Hodges#4174
Species rogeri - Pink-spotted Swallowtail - Hodges#4183.1
Species anchisiades - Ruby-spotted Swallowtail - Hodges#4183
No Taxon possible hybrid Tiger Swallowtails
No Taxon unknown eastern Papilio
Tribe Leptocircini - Kite Swallowtails, Swordtails, Jays
Genus Eurytides - Kite Swallowtails
Species philolaus - Dark Kite-Swallowtail - Hodges#4185
Species marcellus - Zebra Swallowtail - Hodges#4184
Subfamily Parnassiinae
Tribe Parnassiini - Apollos or Parnassians
Genus Parnassius
Species eversmanni - Eversmann's Parnassian - Hodges#4153
Species clodius - Clodius Parnassian - Hodges#4154
Subspecies strohbeeni - Parnassius clodius strohbeeni
Species smintheus - Rocky Mountain Parnassian - Hodges#4155.2