Notes on some populations of Heliconius heurippa in Colombia (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Heliconiinae).

J. A. Salazar


The aim of this work is to give some information about the habitat and habits of Heliconius heurippa Hewitson, 1854, in Colombia,with a population from Eastern Cordillera. This species is comparatively studied in relation to genealogy and taxonomic status with Heliconius cydno Doubleday, 1847, and Heliconius melpomene Linnaeus, 1758.


behavior; Brazil; distribution; Neotropical; Passifloraceae; South America

Full Text:



  • There are currently no refbacks.

Copyright (c) 2017 Tropical Lepidoptera Research