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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
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Subfamily Papilioninae

Swallowtail - Papilio polyxenes - male Zebra Swallowtail - Eurytides marcellus Spicebush Swallowtail - Papilio troilus catepillar on fuschia in NC - Papilio palamedes Black Swallowtail - Final Instar - Papilio polyxenes - female Black butterfly - Papilio polyxenes asterius? - Papilio polyxenes - female Eastern tiger swallowtail - Papilio glaucus - female Interesting Caterpillar - Papilio zelicaon
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
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
Life Cycle
Battus:


Eurytides:


Papilio: