Illustrated field notes on Papilio astyalus pallas in Costa Rica (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae).

J. M. Scriber, R. C. Lederhouse


Papilio astyalus females oviposited on Citrus trees in Palo Verde National Park, Costa Rica, during May 1994. Immatures ranging from eggs to final instar larvae were found on the same trees. Females and immatures are illustrated.


Argentina; behavior; Brazil; Central America; eggs; El Salvador; Honduras; hostplants; immatures; larvae; Mesoamerica; Mexico; Neotropical; oviposition; Rutaceae; Texas; USA

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