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Species profile—Papilio demoleus sthenelus (chequered swallowtail)


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Species details

Animalia (animals)
Insecta (insects)
Papilionidae (swallowtails)
Scientific name
Papilio demoleus sthenelus W.S. Macleay, 1826
Common name
chequered swallowtail
Type reference
Macleay, W.S. 1826. Annulosa, Catalogue of Insects, collected by Captain King, R.N. app. B, pp. 438-469, Table B in King, P.P. (ed.). Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia. Performed between the years 1818 and 1822; with Appendix B. London : John Murray Vol. 2 viii 637 pp., 9 pls.
WildNet taxon ID
Conservation significant
Pest status

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Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0.

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Last updated
8 March 2022
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