Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 545256

Cydno Longwing
Heliconius cydno

Observation date: June 23, 2010
Submitted by: dianajhunter
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Believed to be from Costa Rica or could be Africa. Found at Indianapolis Zoo at their White River Gardens. They buy butterflies from Costa Rica.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kimgarwood
Verified date: July 28, 2011
Coordinator notes: from Costa Rica
Checklist region(s): Costa Rica