Definition of Papilio. Meaning of Papilio. Synonyms of Papilio

Definition of Papilio. Meaning of Papilio. Synonyms of Papilio

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Definition of Papilio

Papilio
Papilio Pa*pil"i*o, n. [L., a butterfly.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of butterflies. Note: Formerly it included numerous species which are now placed in other genera. By many writers it is now restricted to the swallow-tailed butterflies, like Papilio polyxenes, or asterias, and related species.

Meaning of Papilio from wikipedia

- (Papilio rutulus). Familiar species in elsewhere in the world include the Mormons (Papilio polytes, Papilio polymnestor, Papilio memnon, and Papilio deiphobus)...
- Papilio polyxenes, the (eastern) black swallowtail, American swallowtail or parsnip swallowtail, is a butterfly found throughout much of North America...
- Papilio machaon, the Old World swallowtail, is a butterfly of the family Papilionidae. The butterfly is also known as the common yellow swallowtail or...
- name swallowtail. As for its formal name, Linnaeus chose Papilio for the type genus, as papilio is Latin for "butterfly". For the specific epithets of the...
- Papilio troilus, the ****ebush swallowtail or green-clouded butterfly, is a common black swallowtail butterfly found in North America. It has two subspecies...
- Papilio glaucus, the eastern tiger swallowtail, is a species of swallowtail butterfly native to eastern North America. It is one of the most familiar...
- The giant swallowtail (Papilio cresphontes) is the largest butterfly in North America. It is abundant through many parts of North America and ranges south...
- Papilio demoleus is a common and widespread swallowtail butterfly. The butterfly is also known as the lime butterfly, lemon butterfly, lime swallowtail...
- and riparian areas. It is a member of the genus Papilio, of which Papilio appalachiensis and Papilio xuthus are also members. It is a large, brightly...
- swallowtail, Papilio androgeus Black swallowtail, Papilio polyxenes Desert black swallowtail, Papilio polyxenes coloro Ozark swallowtail, Papilio joanae Short-tailed...
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