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American English: /ˈswɑloʊˌteɪl/
British English: /ˈswɒləʊteɪl/

Translation of swallowtail in Spanish:


  • macaón (feminine)
    mariposa (feminine) macaón
    Example sentences
    • Citrus attracts the swallowtail butterfly, and the larvae resemble bird droppings, but you will want to leave the young alone for the sake of future butterflies.
    • Dill and fennel are good plants for the caterpillars of the black swallowtail butterfly.
    • After mating, the male tiger swallowtail butterfly deposits a small ‘mating plug’ inside the female to try to prevent her from mating again.
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