Hector's swallowtail butterfly (Papilio hectorides)

loading
Hector's swallowtail butterfly extracting nectar from flower
loading
Loading more images and videos...

Hector's swallowtail butterfly fact file

Hector's swallowtail butterfly description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassLepidoptera
OrderPapilionoidea
FamilyPapilionidae
GenusPapilio (1)

Information on Hector's swallowtail butterfly (Papilio hectorides) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Top

Hector's swallowtail butterfly status

Hector's swallowtail butterfly has not yet been classified by the IUCN.

Top

Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

Top

References

  1. Species 2000 and ITIS Catalogue of Life (January, 2012)
    http://www.catalogueoflife.org/annual-checklist

X
Close

Image credit

Hector's swallowtail butterfly extracting nectar from flower  
Hector's swallowtail butterfly extracting nectar from flower

© Cláudio Timm

Cláudio Dias Timm
claudiotimm@hotmail.com

X
Close

Link to this photo

ARKive species - Hector's swallowtail butterfly (Papilio hectorides) Embed this ARKive thumbnail link ("portlet") by copying and pasting the code below.

Terms of Use - The displayed portlet may be used as a link from your website to ARKive's online content for private, scientific, conservation or educational purposes only. It may NOT be used within Apps.

Read more about

X
Close

MyARKive

MyARKive offers the scrapbook feature to signed-up members, allowing you to organize your favourite ARKive images and videos and share them with friends.

Play the Team WILD game:

Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help! Your mission: protect and conserve the planet’s species and habitats from destruction.

Conservation in Action

Which species are on the road to recovery? Find out now »

Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Donate today!

Blog