Hybrid between Heliconius melpomene vulcanus and H. cydno zelinde
W. Colombia
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No:                      81
Genus of species 1:      Heliconius
Species 1:               melpomene
Subspecies of species 1: vulcanus
Genus of species 2:      Heliconius
Species 2:               cydno
Subspecies of species 2: zelinde
Sex:                     m
Country:                 Colombia
Locality:                Valle: Río Dagua
Year:                    ~1970
Photo no.:               melcyd37
Named hybrid:            nr. rubellius
Collection:              Mast de Maeght
Collector:               Gerstner
Notes:                   F1 (or ?backcross due to broad cydno C?); red/y fw up

Last updated: 18 October 2003