Hybrid between H. hecale (or possibly Heliconius ?numata) and H. elevatus zoelleri
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No:                      14
Genus of species 1:      Heliconius
Species 1:               hecale?
Subspecies of species 1: ?
Genus of species 2:      Heliconius
Species 2:               elevatus
Subspecies of species 2: zoelleri
Sex:                     f
Country:                 Colombia
Locality:                Guainia: Puerto Inírida
Year:                    1974
Photo no.:               hecele01
Named hybrid:
Collection:              Schmidt-Mumm/Instituto Alexander von Humboldt
Collector:               E. Schmidt-Mumm
Author/publication:      Velez & Salazar 1991: p. 132
Notes:                   BC->elevatus? on basis of phenotype; hecale as parent on basis of scalloped hindwing margin

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