Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Poey's Swallowtail
Papilio caiguanabus Poey, [1852]


Family: Papilionidae
Subfamily: Papilioninae
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Range: Cuba
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Alternate Scientific Names:
Heraclides caiguanabus

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