Heliconius Ismenius 1
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Scientific name: Heliconius Ismenius Telchinia
Diagnóstic Description: Amplitude eave: of 38 to 41 mm similar Sexes.
Previous wing of black color with orange strips of irregular form in basal, postbasal, subaverage, average and postaverage the area near the internal margin. A yellow cross-sectional row, in the subapex a row of yellow point. Later wing of orange color with marginal area of black color, in half of the wing one borders black of the anal margin to the apex.
Habitat: Edges of forest, clear, secondary forests.
Eggs: solitaires, orange, positions in earrings and leaves.
Larva in fifth stage: capsule of the orange head. Body of white color chalk, thorns, espiráculos and points in the back of black color.
Pupa: of brown color, with points golden in the back, the antennas many short thorns of black color,
abdomen with 5 pairs of black thorns, head with short horns.
Feeding: The adults visit the flowers of Cissus rhombifolia, Psiguria warscewiczii, coccinea Gurania
Relations: Hospedera plant: Alata Passiflora, P.ambigua Hemsl. (Passifloraceae).
Distribution: Species: From Mexico to Ecuador.
Subspecies: From Mexico to Panama.
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- [2005-12-02 3:12]
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Beautiful profile, Ricardo. The details are very sharp and the colors are stunning. Well done and TFS. : )
I think this is a Eueides isabellae.
Good sharp details and good POV. Nicely exposed and superb colours. Good composition. Thanks for posting.
- [2005-12-02 3:51]
So beautiful Ricardo!
Lucky you are with so many wonderful butterflis to take photos!
- [2005-12-02 4:20]
Beautifull colours of wings, good composition and details. Nice shot of this interesting butterfly.
Muy bonito Ricardo. Esta un fotografia muy clara. Información útil
- [2005-12-02 4:42]
Very nice capture with perfect POV. wonderful colours and a lot of nice details. TFS:)
- [2005-12-02 5:10]
This is very nice picture!
Excellent lighting, great colours,
FANTASTIC colours! I love this kind of butterflies!
Excellent detail, good expsoure, nice strong colors, very well done.
- [2005-12-07 4:12]
Great shot of butterfly! The bright colours against the green, leafy background is excellent. Very good composition and POV.
P.S. I'm out of smileys for today, so I'll have to type one for you. :-)