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Heliconius telesiphe Doubleday, 1847

Имаго  Heliconius telesiphe


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Heliconiinae tribe Heliconiini genus Heliconius → species Heliconius telesiphe

Species name(s)

Heliconius telesiphe Doubleday, 1847 = Heliconia telesiphe Doubleday, 1847.

Telesiphe Longwing


Zoogeographical regions


Primary colors

Red, Orange, Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Имаго  Heliconius telesiphe

Subspecies Heliconius telesiphe


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Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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07.02.2011 14:13, Vasiliy Feoktistov

The genus Heliconius.

06.02.2011 15:25, Vasiliy Feoktistov

Heliconius (corrected)

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