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Alpine Black Swallowtail
Papilio maackii
Old World Swallowtail
Papilio machaon
  Linnaeus, 1758
Machaonides Swallowtail
Papilio machaonides
GT 2.0
 

Old World Swallowtail
Papilio machaon
Kroken, Kungälv - 2019-07-10
© Hasse Andersson
 





























Field guides

Plate/page: 56

Aarnio H., Saarinen K., Ojalainen P. and Haahtela T.
Butterflies of Europe: A Photographic Guide

Plate/page: 28

Tolman, T. and Lewington R.
Collins Butterfly Guide


References

  • Aarnio H., Saarinen K., Ojalainen P. and Haahtela T.: Butterflies of Europe: A Photographic Guide; A & C Black Publishers Ltd, 2009-03-15; ISBN:1-408-10474-1
  • Tolman, T. and Lewington R.: Collins Butterfly Guide; Collins, 06-05-2008; ISBN:0-007-24234-4
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    Scientific Classification
    Kingdom Animals
    Animalia
    Phylum Arthropods
    Arthropoda
    Class Insects
    Insecta
    Order Butterflies, skippers and moths
    Lepidoptera
    Family Swallowtails and Parnassians
    Papilionidae
    Genus Papilio
    Species Old World Swallowtail
    machaon
    Linnaeus, 1758

      bairdii 
      oregonius 
      britannicus 
      melitensis 
    Distribution
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    This butterfly is present throughout the entire Palearctic region, ranging from Russia to China and Japan, (including the Himalayas and Taiwan), and across into Alaska, to eastern Canada, and the United States (to southern California). In Asia it is reported as far south as Saudi Arabia, Oman, the high mountains of Yemen, and Israel as well. In Southern Asia it occurs in Pakistan and Kashmir, Northern India, (Sikkim, to Assam and Arunachal Pradesh) Nepal, Bhutan, and northern Myanmar. All countries in Europe except Ireland and Iceland, northern Africa
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