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 Post subject: crimson-patched longwing
PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2007 12:00 pm 
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three shots of a very co-operative individual at Iguazu on 3rd November 2006
Bob


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 Post subject: Re: crimson-patched longwing
PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2007 3:18 pm 
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very nice! You're right, it is a Crimson-patched Longwing, I call it Erato Longwing, or Heliconius erato. There are 29 subspecies of this genus! Yours is Heliconius erato phyllis, according to Canals.
I would like the 2nd & 3rd shot, if you would send them to me.
thanks,
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