Heliconius hecale: Golden Helicon butterfly

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The Tiger Longwing [Heliconius hecale] or Golden Helicon is a Heliconiid butterfly that occurs from Mexico to the Peruvian Amazon. Hecale was a priestess of Zeus in Athens.

Photo: Cecil B. Day Butterfly Center, Callaway Gardens, GA. [20120808]

Source: Wikipedia, Tree of Life web project.

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