papilioninae

Fluminese Swallowtail (Parides ascanius)

…a Vulnerable species of Swallowtail Butterfly (Papilionidae) which is endemic to Brazil. Fluminese swallowtail larvae are typically seen from October to April feeding on Aristolochia spp. Adults and larvae are both typically seen in a variety of wetland habitats. 

Classification

Animalia-Arthropoda-Insecta-Lepidoptera-Papilionidae-Papilioninae-Troidini-Parides-P. ascanius

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