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Hecale Longwing

Heliconius hecale zuleika

Description:

The Tiger Longwing (Heliconius hecale) or Golden Helicon is a Heliconiid butterfly that occurs from Mexico to the Peruvian Amazon.

Habitat:

Forest edges, clearings, streams and roads lined with primary and secondary forests.

Notes:

Possibly Heliconius hecale...

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7 Comments

pamsai
pamsai 7 years ago

thanks Maria

pamsai
pamsai 7 years ago

thanks bayucca... I got one right!

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Beautiful series!

pamsai
pamsai 7 years ago

thanks Ali... Thanks Rieko...

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

Yes, spot on! It is Heliconius hecale zuleika, Hecale Longwing.

RiekoS
RiekoS 7 years ago

Lovely.

Ali Hemati Pour
Ali Hemati Pour 7 years ago

So Beautiful!

pamsai
Spotted by
pamsai

Costa Rica

Spotted on Aug 6, 2013
Submitted on Aug 28, 2013

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