Iphiclides podalirius
         
Scarce Swallowtail  
Le Flambé  
           
 
 
 
   
1] male of Iphiclides podalirius - Alpes maritimes (France) - 05/06/2012   2] same specimen as 1]
 
 
       
       
   
3] male - Var (France) - 10/06/2011   4] male - Var (France) - 21/04/2012  
       
       
   
5] male - Doubs ( France) - 13/07/2010   6] male - Var (France) - 30/07/2011  
       
       
   
7] male - Alpes de Haute Provence (France) - 20/04/2011   8] female of Iphiclides podalirius - Var (France) - 04/05/2013  
       
       
   
9] female laying on Prunus spinosa - Haute Saône (France) - 28/04/2010
 
  10] female laying on Crataegus sp. An egg of Scarce Swallowtail is also visible under a leaf on the same branch - Var (France) - 11/07/2012  
       
       
   
11] egg laid by the female from picture 9]   12] same egg as 11]  
       
       
   
13] egg freshly laid on Prunus spinosa - Var (France) - 21/04/2015
 
  14] young larva on Prunus armeniaca (Apricot Tree) - Corsica (France) - 02/05/2014  
       
       
   
15] other larva on Prunus armeniaca - Corsica (France) - 02/05/2014
 
  16] 2 day-old caterpillar, which hatched on the 6th of May from the egg shown in picture 13] - Var (France) - 08/05/2015  
       
       
   
17] same larva as 16]   18] same larva as 16] on Prunus spinosa - 13/05/2015  
       
       
   
19] same larva as 16] on Prunus spinosa - 15/05/2015   20] same larva as 16] on Prunus spinosa - 23/05/2015  
       
       
   
21] same larva as 16] on Prunus spinosa - 23/05/2015   22] same larva as 16] on Prunus spinosa - 23/05/2015  
       
       
   
23] same larva as 16] on Prunus spinosa - 23/05/2015   24] same larva as 16] on Prunus spinosa - 29/05/2015  
       
       
   
25] same larva as 16] on Prunus spinosa - 29/05/2015
 
  26] caterpillar found on Prunus mahaleb - Alpes de Haute Provence (France) - 17/08/2014  
       
       
   
27] same larva as 26]   28] same larva as 26]  
       
       
   
29] same larva as 16] on Prunus spinosa , preparing to pupate - 03/06/2015   30] chrysalis which originated from the scene shown in picture 29]
 
 
       
       
     
32] same chrysalis as 30]      
       
       
       
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