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Zebra Longwing Butterfly

Heliconius charithonia


A black and yellow striped butterfly, with a hint of red closer to its body, that I found in the butterfly garden at the National Zoo.

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Zebra Longwing
Heliconius charithonia Heliconius charithonia

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CaseyBarry 9 years ago

That is a really great website. Thanks! It'll be very helpful for me as I don't know much about butterflies.

Isabela 9 years ago

This is an interesting web to identify butterflies:

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Washington, District of Columbia, USA

Spotted on Nov 5, 2010
Submitted on May 14, 2011

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