Latin Name: Papilio polytes
How big can I grow:
Wingspan 8 to 11.5cm
Where do I live:
Widely distributed throughout Asia - Pakistan and southern Asia, India, Malaysia, Indonesia, the coast of southern China, the Philippine islands and southwestern islands of Japan
What do I eat:
As caterpillars leaves of plants, once transformed the nectar from short herbs and shrubs
Females are masters of disguise - to protect themselves some embellish their wings with white and red to mimic toxic swallowtail butterflies!