Chequered Swallowtail


Common Name:        Chequered Swallowtail

Scientific Name:        Papilio demoleus sthenelus

Some Host Plants:     Cullen leucanthum, C. patens, C. tenax, Citrus spp.

Location and Flying Season:


NB: Shaded boxes on the table indicate the months that butterflies are flying.  Black shading on the map indicate areas that butterflies usually occur. Cross hatched areas show where butterflies sometimes occur.