Butterfly populations are a very good indicator of the health of an area's ecosystem !!

Also Known as the King Swallowtail

Aa Continents world PNG Thoas Butterfly.

Avg. Wingspan: 

100 - 130 mm / 3.9 - 5.1"

Diet: larvae feed on plants in the Rutaceae family including Citrus sap.

Diet: adults feed on nectar from a variety of flowers including Lantana and Bougainvilla.

Kingdom: Animalia, Phylum: Arthropoda

Class: Insecta, Order: Lepidoptera

The single biggest threat to butterfly survival is habitat destruction!!