Citrus swallowtail larva

Papilio demodocus

Citrus Swallowtail larva drawing artwork - Papilio demodocus scientific illustration

Phylum: Arthropoda

Class: Insecta

Order: Lepidoptera

Family: Papilionidae

This illustration of a pretty fat caterpillar shows the mature larva of the citrus swallowtail butterfly. The immature larva actually looks like bird droppings... In this citrus swallowtail artwork, the red stuff on the head is an organ that produces a bad smell that is supposed to freak out birds.

Animal drawing art description: Fine art drawing scientific illustration of a citrus swallowtail larva. Colored pencils and ink drawing by Madeleine Dubé.

Citrus swallowtail butterfly larva caterpillar drawing artwork available for sale as greeting cards, postcards and high quality giclée print reproductions.

Citrus Swallowtail Caterpillar drawing - Papilio demodocus scientific illustration Citrus swallowtail caterpillar larva animal image available for licensing. Ideal for commercial uses such as print, packaging or advertising. For information contact me by email or by phone: 1-514-770-0705.

Learn to draw and color a Citrus swallowtail larva

Take the drawing courses by Madeleine Dubé to develop observation drawing and creativity. Courses are offered in Montérégie on the South Shore of Montreal. Contact me by email or call me at T:1-514-770-0705!