Graphium colonna - Mamba swordtail, Black swordtail

Species details:

Note: This species is not found in Zimbabwe
Distribution: Southern Mozambique, Swaziland and northern KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
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Related plant species:
AnnonaceaeArtabotrys monteiroae (Larval foodplant)
Literature: Henning, G.A., Pringle, E.L.L. & Ball, J.B. (1994), Pennington's Butterflies of Southern Africa, Struik Winchester, Cape Town, p. 307.
Woodhall, S. (2005), Field guide to Butterflies of South Africa, Struik Publishers, Cape Town, p. 356.

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-17

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2017). Flora of Zambia: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Graphium colonna .
http://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=401740, retrieved 28 March 2017

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