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Heliconius melpomene




1 species ID suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 3 years ago
Postman
Heliconius melpomene cythera hybrid hybrid melcyd07

4 Comments

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 3 years ago

Nice, but second picture is slightly better!

bayucca
bayucca 3 years ago

This is the original Heliconius melpomene cythera:
http://www.butterfliesofamerica.com/L/he...
Yours looks similar. As scientific ID we might be on the safer side with just Heliconius melpomene.

ReidPierce
ReidPierce 3 years ago

so you think it may be a hybrid?

bayucca
bayucca 3 years ago

Heliconius melpomene and most probably a hybrid of Heliconius melpomene cythera.

Provincia de los Ríos, Ecuador

Lat: -1.34, Long: -79.37

Spotted on Jun 24, 2015
Submitted on Jul 5, 2015

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