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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Butterflies and Moths
Battus philenor (Pipevine swallowtail)

 

 

 Battus philenor

(Pipevine swallowtail)
Habitat: Regular breeding resident through much of Organ Pipe CNM.
Food Habits: large, showy, nectar, hilltops

Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Papilionidae - Swallowtail
Genus Battus
species philenor
variety Swallowtail butterfly

 

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