Brushfoots: Zebra Heliconian
Heliconius charithonia

Zebra Heliconian Sightings
Size: Wingspan ranges from 2.75" - 4"
Habitat: Woods edges, gardens
Occurrence Level: Accidental
Flight Period: Late August
Larval Host Plant: Passion-vine

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Zebra Heliconian
Monroe County, FL. November 26, 2012

The Zebra Heliconian's wings are very long and narrow. It is also called the Zebra Longwing.

Zebra Heliconian
Cameron County, TX. November 18, 2013