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Papilio machaon Linnaeus, 1758
Swallowtail
Machaon, Grand Porte-queue

Genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 23, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 23, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 2003
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 31, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 30, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Roma, Italy, July 1986
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Roma, Italy
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paul De Bie)
Adult, Ste-Engrace, Pyrenees, France, August 2003
(Photo by Paul De Bie, Speleoclub Avalon)
P. machaon (© Dmitry Gavryushin)
Adult, Alanya/Karaburun, near Orman Caddesi, about 4km N of Club Justiniano Hotel, Turkey, May 24, 2003
(Photo by Dmitry Gavryushin)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Roma, Italy, June 1989
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Toon Verbruggen)
Adult, Antwerp, Belgium, May 23, 2004
(Photo by Toon Verbruggen)
P. machaon (© Toon Verbruggen)
Adult, Antwerp, Belgium, May 23, 2004
(Photo by Toon Verbruggen)
P. machaon (© Toon Verbruggen)
Adults (mating), Antwerp, Belgium, May 23, 2004
(Photo by Toon Verbruggen)

Larva:
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 8, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 8, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 23, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 7, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Roma, Italy, May 1995
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Jens Christian Schou)
Larva, Värnamo, Sweden, July 2002
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Roma, Italy, May 1995
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Manziana (Roma), Italy, June 1993
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (first instar), Roma, Italy, May 1995
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Toon Verbruggen)
Larva (pupating), Antwerp, Belgium, August 2003
(Photo by Toon Verbruggen)
P. machaon (© Raniero Panfili)
Larvae, Ceccano (Frosinone), Italy, July 1, 2005
(Photo by Raniero Panfili)

Pupa:
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, November 9, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Roma, Italy, June 1995
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Manziana (Roma), Italy, June 1993
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. machaon (© Jens Christian Schou)
Pupa, Värnamo, Sweden, July 2002
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)
P. machaon (© Paul De Bie)
Pupa, Ste-Engrace, Pyrenees, France, September 2003
(Photo by Paul De Bie, Speleoclub Avalon)

Egg:
P. machaon (© Diego Reggianti)
Eggs, Roma, Italy, July 2000
(Photo by Diego Reggianti)

Foodplants:
Cicuta virosa, Carum carvi, Trinia, Laserpitium, Pimpinella saxifraga, Aegopodium podagraria, Anethum graveolens, Angelica silvestris, Angelica archangelica, Levisticum officinale, Peucedanum, Pastinaca sativa, Heracleum sphondylium, Daucus, Foeniculum vulgare, Heracleum, Ferula, Dictamnus albus, Ruta, Haplophyllum

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