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Western Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly

Western Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly

  • Butterfly: Western tiger swallowtail (Papilio rutulus)
  • Description: Yellow with black stripes. Blue and orange spots near the tail. Tails on hind wings.
  • Locations: urban parks, gardens, rural woodlands
  • Wingspan: 7-10 centimeters
  • Host Plants: Cottonwood Tree, Willow Tree, Aspen Tree (quaking aspen, trembling aspen, quakies)

Western Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly Photo Gallery

Western Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly
Western Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly

Western Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly Host Plant: Cottonwood Tree
Cottonwood Tree

Western Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly Host Plant: Willow Tree
Willow Tree

Western Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly Host Plant: Aspen Tree
Aspen Tree

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