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Papilio zelicaon
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
Photographer: John Pelafigue

ID: 0000 0000 0407 0271 (2007-04-06)

Copyright © 2007 John Pelafigue

  • date of photo  Apr 5, 2007
  • location   Arcata Community Forest (Humboldt County, California, US)
  • order Lepidoptera
  • class Insecta
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect

  • common names   Anise Swallowtail (Butterflies and Moths of North America )
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    1. Reviewed by Kay Loughman    Feb 23, 2010

    Action: changed name from "Papilio bairdii" to "Papilio zelicaon "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Anise Swallowtail. The Baird's variation which is (I believe) a subspecies of P. machaon, does not occur in California."

    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2007 John Pelafigue. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact John Pelafigue johnpelafigue[AT] (Replace the [AT] with the @ symbol before sending an email.)


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