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Parnassians and Swallowtails

Biodiversity Catalog of Southwest Virginia

Lepidoptera: Family Papilionidae

Parnassians and Swallowtails

Swallowtail Photo Gallery





Scientific Name Common NameFlight PeriodCounty
Battus philenor Pipevine Swallowtaillate April-late JulyB,D,R,T
Eurytides marcellus Zebra Swallowtailmid June-late SeptemberR,T
Papilio cresphontesGiant Swallowtail early May-late SeptemberR
Papilio glaucusEastern Tiger Swallowtaillate February-early NovemberB,D,R,T
Papilio polyxenesBlack Swallowtailmid March-mid OctoberR,T
Papilio troilusSpicebush Swallowtailmid March-early OctoberB,R,T

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