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Papilio protenor (Tiger swallowtail)

Synonyms: Papilio protenor euanthes; Papilio protenor euprotenor

Wikipedia Abstract

Papilio protenor, the spangle, is a butterfly found in India that belongs to the swallowtail family.
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Prey / Diet

Cinnamomum camphora (camphor tree)[1]
Citrus aurantium (myrtle-leaved orange tree)[2]
Citrus grandis (shaddock)[1]
Citrus junos (yuzu)[2]
Citrus limon (lemon)[1]
Citrus microcarpa (round kumquat)[1]
Citrus reticulata (tangerine)[2]
Citrus trifoliata (hardy orange)[1]
Skimmia japonica[2]
Toddalia asiatica (orange climber)[2]
Zanthoxylum acanthopodium[2]
Zanthoxylum armatum (Bamboo-Leaf Prickly Ash)[2]
Zanthoxylum beecheyanum[2]
Zanthoxylum nitidum[2]
Zanthoxylum oxyphyllum[2]
Zanthoxylum piperitum[2]
Zanthoxylum scandens[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Papilio demolion (Banded swallowtail)1
Papilio helenus (Red helen swallowtail)2
Papilio memnon (Great mormon swallowtail)3
Phyllocnistis citrella (Citrus leafminer)2


Laos; Thailand; Vietnam;



Attributes / relations provided by
1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
2Jorrit 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.
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