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Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly

Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly

  • Butterfly: Two-Tailed Swallowtail (Papilio multicaudata)
  • Description: yellow wings, black tiger-stripes, blue markings on hind wings, eyespots
  • Locations: canyons, cities at lower elevations
  • Wingspan: 2.75 – 5.25 inches
  • Flight Period: late February – mid November
  • Host Plants: chokecherry, bitter cherry, Arizona rosewood, single-leaf ash, hoptree and Arizona Sycamore

Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly Photo Gallery

Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly
Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly

Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly Nectar Source: Plum Tree
Plum Tree

Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly Caterpillar
Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly Caterpillar

Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly Caterpillar Host Plant: Choke Cherry Tree
Choke Cherry Tree

Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly Caterpillar Host Plant: Hoptree
Hoptree

Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly Caterpillar Host Plant: Bitter Cherry Tree
Bitter Cherry

Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly Caterpillar Host Plant: Ash Tree (Single-leaf Ash)
Ash Tree

Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly Caterpillar Host Plant: Arizona Rosewood
Arizona Rosewood

Two-Tailed Swallowtail Butterfly Caterpillar Host Plant: Arizona Sycamore Tree
Arizona Sycamore Tree

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