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Scarce Swallowtail - Iphiclides podalirius - Family of Swallowtail butterflies
Scarce Swallowtail - Iphiclides podalirius - Family of Swallowtail butterflies


Scarce Swallowtail - Iphiclides podalirius - side face
Scarce Swallowtail - Iphiclides podalirius - side face
Scarce Swallowtail in flight
Scarce Swallowtail in flight

Iphiclides podalirius
Subspecies8
Common namesScarce Swallowtail, Southern Swallowtail, Pear-tree Swallowtail, Sail Swallowtail
German namesSegelfalter
Dutch namesKoningspage
Danish namesSydeuropæisk svalehale
Finnish namesPurjeperhonen
Norwegian namesSlåpetornsvalestjert
Swedish namesSegelfjäril
Spanish namesChupa leche, Chupaleches
Italian namesPodalirio
French namesFlambé, Le
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (East England (Cambridgeshire (Huntingdonshire)))))), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania))), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Corsica, Occitania (Midi-Pyrenees))), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg), Liechtenstein), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily), North Italy, South Italy, Central Italy (Lazio (Rome))), Iberian Peninsula (Spain (South Spain (Andalusia)), Portugal, Andorra)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Romania, Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Macedonia (Republic of Macedonia), Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia, Montenegro), Bosnia and Herzegovina), Bulgaria, Greece (Aegean Islands (Crete)), Albania, Moldova), East Europe (Ukraine), Malta
Asia
Far East (East Asia (China)), West Asia (Near East (Turkey, Israel, Iran, Lebanon)), Central Asia (Turkestan (Turkmenistan))
Caucasus
Armenia, Georgia
Russia
Oceania
Melanesia
Papua New Guinea
Africa
North Africa
Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
West Palaearctic


Fossils: Paleozoic,
Devonian,

CountriesAlbania, Algeria, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesIphiclides podalirius in faunaeur.org
Iphiclides podalirius in leps.it
Iphiclides podalirius in dyntaxa.se
Iphiclides podalirius in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Scarce Swallowtail - Iphiclides podalirius - Family of Swallowtail butterflies
2. Scarce Swallowtail - Iphiclides podalirius - side face
3. Scarce Swallowtail in flight
Quick search: Swallowtail - Scarce - Iphiclides - Butterfly - Flight - Family
Side - Butterflies - Face
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyPapilionoidea
True butterflies, Butterflies
FamilyPapilionidae
Swallowtail Butterflies, Parnassian Butterflies, Parnassians and Swallowtails, Swallowtails, Parnassians, Apollos, Swallowtails and apollos
SubfamilyPapilioninae
Swallowtails
TribeLeptocircini
Kite Swallowtails, Swordtails, Jays
GenusIphiclides
Speciespodalirius
Iphiclides podalirius
Scarce Swallowtail, Southern Swallowtail, Pear-tree Swallowtail, Sail Swallowtail
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
 
Synonyms
Graphium podalirius
Iphiclides podalirius
Papilio podalirius
Papilio Podalirius decemlineatus
Papilio Podalirius nigrescens
Papilio Podalirius novemlineatus
Papilio Podalirius smyrnensis
Papilio Podalirius undecimlineatus
Papilio virgatus
 
Subspecies
Iphiclides podalirius feisthamelii
Iphiclides podalirius miegi
Iphiclides podalirius orbitello
Iphiclides podalirius persica
Iphiclides podalirius podalirius
Iphiclides podalirius smyrnensis
Iphiclides podalirius valesiaca
Iphiclides podalirius zanklaeus
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Keywords
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