Papilio machaon (Swallowtail)

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Papilio machaon (Swallowtail)

Papilio machaon (Swallowtail)
Originator: Arild Breistøl

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: Rhopalocera (Butterflies)
Family: Papilionidae (Swallowtail butterflies)
Subfamily: Papilioninae (Swallowtails)
Genus: Papilio
Species: Papilio machaon (Swallowtail)

Norwegian name: Svalestjert

Host plants: Aegopodium podagraria, Anethum graveolens, Angelica sylvestris, Carrot (Daucus carota), Carum carvi, Cicuta virosa, Daucus, Garden Angelica (Angelica archangelica), Heracleum, Hogweed (Heracleum sphondylium), Laserpitium, Laserpitium latifolium, Levisticum officinale, Pastinaca sativa, Peucedanum, Peucedanum palustre, Pimpinella saxifraga