CalPhotos    Photo Database

Papilio rutulus; Western Tiger Swallowtail   

Contributors      Log In  

click photo for larger file
Papilio rutulus
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
Photographer: Kay Loughman

ID: 0000 0000 0809 1103 (2009-08-18)

Copyright © 2009 Kay Loughman

  • date of photo  Oct 14, 2008
  • location   Alameda County, California, US
  • family Papilionidae
  • order Lepidoptera
  • class Insecta
  • habitat  north-facing hillside garden with Calif. native plants
  • notes   This caterpillar was found on wooden steps. Posed for photograph on Western Spice Bush, which is unlikely to be a host plant.
  • camera   Canon Digital Rebel XT
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect

  • common names   Western Tiger Swallowtail (photographer)
  • View all photos in CalPhotos of Papilio rutulus
  • Check Google Images for Papilio rutulus

  • The photographer's identification Papilio rutulus has not been reviewed. Click here to review or comment on the identification.

    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 © 2009 Kay Loughman. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact Kay Loughman (Remove "_NO_SPAM" from this email address before sending an email.)


    Copyright © 1995-2024 UC Regents. All rights reserved.

    CalPhotos is a project of BNHM     University of California, Berkeley