Caption: High-speed footage of a Heliconid butterfly drinking nectar from a hot lips plant. Filmed in the Amazon rainforest, Ecuador.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: amazon, drinking, fauna, feeding, flower, heliconid, heliconius, hot lips, insect, invertebrate, jungle, lepidoptera, motion, nature, nectar, orange, plant, postman, proboscis, rainforest, slow, slow-motion, species, tongue, tropical, wildlife

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.

Heliconid butterfly

K006/8628 Royalty Free

Downloadable master

Duration: 00:00:21.01

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 25

Audio: No

Format: QuickTime, Photo JPEG 100%, progressive scan, square pixels

File size: 533.8M


Capture format: Sony A6300

Codec: Apple ProRes 422

Please contact Science Photo Library if you require the original, or other formats.


Save watermarked comp

Request un-watermarked file

Price clip Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator