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Synonyms for swallowtail

a man's full-dress jacket with two long tapering tails at the back

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Attracts black swallowtail, giant swallowtail, Monarch, painted lady, pipevine swallowtail, queen, question mark, red admiral, red-spotted purple, zebra longwing, zebra swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, eastern tiger swallowtail, variegated fritillary, viceroy, eastern comma, gulf fritillary, mourning cloak, anise swallowtail and other species of butterflies.
Dr Tom Brereton, Butterfly Conservation head of monitoring, said: "The emergence and immigration of continental swallowtails and scarce tortoiseshells has made 2014 a truly remarkable butterfly year and with a bit of luck, 2015 could shape up to be even more memorable.
Appalachian Swallowtail -- Papilio appalachiensis (Pavulaan and Wright, 2002).
Masaya Yago, an entomologist at the University Museum of the University of Tokyo, said the team found the Ludlow's Bhutan Swallowtail in a wildlife sanctuary in eastern Bhutan, at a site near where the species was first discovered by British plant hunters 78 years ago.
In a third-grade classroom, students observed a specialist caterpillar, Battus philenor, the pipevine swallowtail butterfly (Figure 1).
The environmental and genetic control of seasonal polyphenism in larval color and its adaptive significance in a swallowtail butterfly.
Red Admiral A pair of large blue butterflies and a swallowtail A peacock butterfly feasts on the flowers of a buddleia
The Hollywood-sung Not If You were The Last Dandy On Earth got the loudest cheer but final track Swallowtail best summed up a dazzling set of psychedelic rock.
Still with songs like Servo, and show-closer Swallowtail, it's easy to forgive the ego behind the music.
The identifying information is at three levels: the general group, as "swallowtail," the exact common name, as "Western tiger swallowtail," and the scientific name, in this case "Papilio rutulus.
Its official neckwear is the bola tie, the official tree is the paloverde, and the official butterfly is the two-tailed swallowtail.
They found many exotic plants, including a rarely seen orchid, and wildlife including pygmy chameleons, Swynnerton's robin and butterflies such as the small striped swordtail and emperor swallowtail.
Mizejewski is a big fan of pipevine (Aristolochia macrophylla), which is host to the pipevine swallowtail butterfly.
The runnersup are GOING FOR A SWALLOWTAIL DIVE from Michael Scrivens of Oldbury and A LEAPIDOPTERIST from Mrs J Eccleshall of Northfield.