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Heliconius charithonius (Linnaeus, 1767)


  • Heliconius charithonius charithonius (Linnaeus, 1767)
  • Papilio charithonia Linnaeus, 1767

Common names

  •  Zebra Heliconian

FotoID: 5851
Species: Heliconius charithonius (Linnaeus, 1767)
Attribution: By Lellani Fari├▒as Crespo
Location: Cuba, Hannabanilla, 2011

FotoID: 6995
Species: Heliconius charithonius (Linnaeus, 1767)
Photographer: Carlos de Soto Molinari
Attribution: Carlos de Soto Molinari


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Red lists

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  • Frago, E., Portuondo Ferrer, E., Fernández Triana, J.L., Sariego, O. & Garcés Fonseca, J. 2010. Entomofauna del Parque Nacional 'Desembarco del Granma', Cuba Suboriental. Boletín de la Sociedad Entomológica Aragonesa 46:355-362.
  • Lotts, K. & T. Naberhaus 2017. Butterflies and Moths of North America. .
  • Núñez Aguila, R. & A. Barro Cañamero 2012. A list of Cuban Lepidoptera (Arthropoda: Insecta). Zootaxa 3384:1-59.
  • Rivero, A., Grillo, H., Regera, S. & Aborrezco, P. 2013. Lista de insectos conocidos, de los cayos Majá Español de Adentro, Cayería Norte de Villa Clara. Centro Agrícola 2:71-75.