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Papilio aegeus (Large citrus butterfly)

Synonyms: Papilio aegeus aegates; Papilio aegeus bismarckianus; Papilio aegeus keianus; Papilio aegeus oritinus; Papilio aegeus ormenulus; Papilio othello f. obscurata

Wikipedia Abstract

Papilio aegeus, commonly known as the Orchard Swallowtail Butterfly or Large Citrus Butterfly is a species of butterfly from the Papilionidae family, that is found in eastern Australia and Papua New Guinea.The larvae of this species are sometimes considered a pest, due to their feeding on citrus leaves in suburban gardens.
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Prey / Diet

Apium graveolens (wild celery)[1]
Capparis nobilis[1]
Choisya ternata[2]
Cinnamomum camphora (camphor tree)[1]
Citrus aurantium (myrtle-leaved orange tree)[1]
Citrus australasica (Australian finger lime)[2]
Citrus australis (Australian round lime)[2]
Citrus reticulata (tangerine)[2]
Citrus trifoliata (hardy orange)[2]
Clausena anisum-olens[2]
Clausena brevistyla[1]
Cryptocarya glaucescens (Thick-leaved Laurel)[1]
Daucus carota (bird's nest)[1]
Eriostemon australasius[2]
Flindersia australis (Crows Ash)[2]
Flindersia bennettii (Bennett's Ash)[1]
Flindersia collina (Leopard Wood)[2]
Flindersia laevicarpa[2]
Flindersia oppositifolia[2]
Flindersia pimenteliana (Maple Silkwood)[2]
Flindersia schottiana[2]
Flindersia xanthoxyla[1]
Geijera parviflora (Native Willow)[2]
Geijera salicifolia[1]
Leionema ambiens[2]
Leionema dentatum[2]
Micromelum minutum[2]
Morinda citrifolia[1]
Murraya koenigii (curryleaftree)[2]
Owenia venosa[1]
Philotheca myoporoides (Long-leaf Wax Flower)[2]
Zanthoxylum brachyacanthum (Thorny Yellowwood)[1]
Zanthoxylum nitidum[2]
Zieria laevigata <Unverified Name>[2]
Zieria smithii (Sandfly Zieria)[2]

Distribution

Australia; Solomon Islands;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 2Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
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