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Papilio memnon (Great mormon swallowtail)

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Wikipedia Abstract

Papilio memnon, the great Mormon, is a large butterfly native to southern Asia that belongs to the swallowtail family. It is widely distributed and has thirteen subspecies. The female is polymorphic and with mimetic forms.
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Attributes

Wing Span [1]  5 inches (.135 m)

Prey / Diet

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Delias pasithoe (Red-base Jezebel)1
Papilio demolion (Banded swallowtail)1
Papilio helenus (Red helen swallowtail)4
Papilio protenor (Tiger swallowtail)3
Phyllocnistis citrella (Citrus leafminer)6

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Dierenpark Emmen
Nikolaev Zoo of Nikolaev-City Council
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Wroclaw Zoo, LLC

Distribution

Brunei; Laos; Singapore; Thailand; Vietnam;

External References

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1PRESENT STATUS OF SWALLOWTAIL BUTTERFLIES IN GARBHANGA RESERVE FOREST, ASSAM, INDIA, K.K. Barua, D. Kakati and J. Kalita, ZOOS' PRINT JOURNAL 19(4): 1439-1441 (2004)
2HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
3Jorrit 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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