Two-tailed Swallowtail Caterpillar - (Papilio multicaudata)
The Two-tailed Swallowtail caterpillar has a bold statement necklace and periwinkle dots on its body.
The Two-tailed Swallowtail Caterpillar can be detailed through the following descriptors for identification:
four; lines; spotted; brown eye; yellow band; yellow ring; black ring; band; neck; blue dots; orange body; brown head.
This caterpillar has been found in the following North American states and territories:
Alaska; Arizona; California; Colorado; Idaho; Kansas; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Mexico; North Dakota; Oklahoma; Oregon; South Dakota; Texas; Utah;Washington; Wyoming; Alberta; British Columbia;Saskatchewan; Mexico.
Note that the states/territories listed are a general indicator of areas inhabited by the Two-tailed Swallowtail Caterpillar as insects typically go where they please, driven by diet, environmental changes, and / or mating habits.