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Papilio fuscus (Smaller Helen swallowtail)

Synonyms: Papilio cilix lamponius; Papilio fuscus epibomius; Papilio fuscus f. lamponiides; Papilio fuscus gyrei; Papilio fuscus lapathus; Papilio fuscus madanus; Papilio fuscus metagenes; Papilio fuscus relmae; Papilio heringi; Papilio indicatus; Papilio prexaspes intricatus; Papilio septimius; Papilio xenophilus hasterti

Wikipedia Abstract

The Canopus Swallowtail (Papilio fuscus) is a butterfly of the Papilionidae family, that is found on Timor, Northern Australia, and New Guinea.The wingspan is about 80 mm.The larvae feed on Rutaceae species.
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Prey / Diet

Acrocomia aculeata (coyol palm)[1]
Bosistoa medicinalis[2]
Butia eriospatha[1]
Caryota mitis (Burmese fishtail palm)[1]
Citrus aurantium (myrtle-leaved orange tree)[1]
Citrus australasica (Australian finger lime)[3]
Citrus reticulata (tangerine)[2]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[1]
Copernicia prunifera (carnauba wax palm)[1]
Geijera parviflora (Native Willow)[2]
Glycosmis trifoliata[2]
Halfordia kendack (Saffron Heart)[2]
Micromelum minutum[2]
Morinda bracteata (Indian mulberry)[3]
Morinda citrifolia[1]
Murraya koenigii (curryleaftree)[2]
Musa paradisiaca (Banana)[1]
Phoenix canariensis (Canary Island date palm)[1]
Phoenix dactylifera (date palm)[1]
Ravenala madagascariensis (Traveler's-tree)[1]
Roystonea oleracea (Caribbean Royal Palm)[1]
Sabal mauritiiformis[1]
Saccharum officinarum (sugarcane)[1]
Strelitzia nicolai (Giant White Bird of Paradise)[1]
Washingtonia filifera (Desert Fan Palm)[1]
Zanthoxylum brachyacanthum (Thorny Yellowwood)[1]
Zanthoxylum nitidum[2]

Distribution

Australia; Brunei; Indonesia; Papua New Guinea; 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 3HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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