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''Pharmacophagus antenor'', the Madagascar giant swallowtail, is a butterfly from the family Papilionidae. As the common name implies, it is large and endemic to Madagascar. It is the only species in the genus ''Pharmacophagus''.

The larvae feed on ''Aristolochia acuminata'' and ''Quisqualis grandidieri''.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by DR_M_Z
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Uploaded Dec 4, 2018. Captured Oct 20, 2018 05:40 in Unnamed Road, Madagascar.
  • NIKON D500
  • f/11.0
  • 1/500s
  • ISO898
  • 500mm