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Tiger Longwing Butterfly

Heliconius hecale


Franklin Consaervatory Columbus, Ohio blooms and butterflies exhibit.

1 species ID suggestions

Ashish 6 years ago
Longwing Tiger or Tiger Longwing
Heliconius hecale Heliconius hecale


Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 6 years ago

Greg please update..

GregMasteller 6 years ago

Thanks, enjoy attempting close-ups.

aditi.812 6 years ago

The shot of the proboscis is wonderful!

aditi.812 6 years ago

True. Heliconius hecale it is. Just spotted it some time ago for someone else too!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 6 years ago

Alice its from Genus Heliconius(Long wing)...

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 6 years ago

Longwing Tiger...!!

alicelongmartin 6 years ago

Looks Tropical like Julia, but Julia is all orange with no pattern.

Columbus, Ohio, USA

Lat: 39.96, Long: -83.00

Spotted on Aug 23, 2011
Submitted on Aug 23, 2011

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