Anise Swallowtail - Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail in my garden, July 10, 2006. These are occasional visitors to the garden, and I hope to raise some in the future on parsley.
Anise Swallowtail - Papilio zelicaon
This is the first Anise Swallowtail I ever saw, so I was pretty excited. At Malibu Creek, July 26, 2005.
Anise Swallowtail - Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail, again in the garden on July 10, 2006.
Anise Swallowtail - Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail, same as above, dorsal close-up.
Anise Swallowtail - Papilio zelicaon
Same Anise Swallowtail, ventral close-up.
Anise Swallowtail larva - Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail larva, early instar (second?), on Dill in my backyard. July 19, 2009.
Anise Swallowtail larva - Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail larva - third instar? - on fennel in my garden in Long Beach. September 9, 2011.
Anise Swallowtail larva - Papilio zelicaon
Another Anise Swallowtail larva, this one possibly a fourth instar, on fennel in the garden. July 26, 2009.
Anise Swallowtail larva - Papilio zelicaon
This larva looks like a fifth instar. On fennel in my garden in Long Beach. July 19, 2009.
Anise Swallowtail larva - Papilio zelicaon
Pupa of an Anise Swallowtail in my garden. August 1, 2009.

©Dennis Walker