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Red Postman Butterfly

Heliconius erato


The Red Postman (Heliconius erato) is one of about 40 Neotropical species of butterfly belonging to the genus Heliconius. It is also commonly known as the Small Postman, the Red Passion Flower Butterfly, or the Crimson-patched Longwing. Wikipedia


Butterfly Habitat, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Vallejo, CA.

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Vallejo, California, USA

Spotted on Aug 5, 2012
Submitted on Aug 5, 2012

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