Canadian Tiger Swallowtail

Canadian Tiger Swallowtails, photo used with permission from John Fowler.

This website will explore the life and habits of Papilio canadensis, known commonly as the Canadian tiger swallowtail. This butterfly is truly one of the most beautiful butterflies in North America and one of the more commonly found!

Join us as we traverse through the exciting life of the Canadian tiger swallowtail, from classification to nutrition and reproduction.

Onward to science!