Hybrid between Heliconius ethilla nr. metalilis and H. melpomene melpomene
© M. Nuss, J. Salazar

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No:                      19
Genus of species 1:      Heliconius
Species 1:               ethilla
Subspecies of species 1: nr. metalilis
Genus of species 2:      Heliconius
Species 2:               melpomene
Subspecies of species 2: melpomene
Sex:                     m
Country:                 Colombia
Locality:                Meta: Cubarral
Year:                    1979
Photo no.:               ethmel02
Named hybrid:
Collection:              Schmidt-Mumm/Instituto Alexander von Humboldt
Collector:               E. Schmidt-Mumm
Notes:                   BC->ethilla? very yellow

Last updated: 18 October 2003