Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Crimson-patched longwing

Heliconius erato


A relatively small longwing butterfly that is very dark with red and white markings.


Spotted feeding on lantana (pollen) near the forest edge at the National Butterfly Center in Mission, Texas.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Spotted by

Mission, Texas, United States

Spotted on Nov 16, 2020
Submitted on Jan 18, 2021

Related Spottings

Heliconius Heliconius Heliconius Heliconius sp.

Nearby Spottings

Zilpa longtail Plain chachalaca Mexican Bordered Plant Bug Green jay
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team