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Sara Longwing

Heliconius sara




2 species ID suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 2 years ago
Sara Longwing
Heliconius sara Sapho Longwng (Heliconius sapho)
Doris longwing
heliconius doris

3 Comments

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 2 years ago

Thanks again Bayucca.

bayucca
bayucca 2 years ago

It is Heliconius sara not Laparus doris. Nacho git the right picture, but the ID on his link is not correct. It is also Heliconius sara. Laparus doris looks like this:
http://www.neotropicalbutterflies.com/Si...
Here is another nice shot of Heliconius sara from Brazil:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/plants_of_r...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/plants_of_r...

Ignacio Gamboa
Ignacio Gamboa 2 years ago

Looks like Heliconius doris, but not sure because don't know if it is blue or is just the angle of the light, anyway here is a link for you to compare both and decide if it's the right one: http://www.treknature.com/gallery/Centra...

Tijucas do Sul, PR, Brazil

Lat: -25.90, Long: -49.11

Spotted on Feb 19, 2012
Submitted on Feb 19, 2012

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