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The Zebra longwing butterfly or Zebra heliconian, latin name Heliconius charithonia, is a species belonging to the family of the Nymphalidae. It has robustly striped black and white patterned wings that serve to scare off predators, a feature named aposematic. The species is indigenous all across South and Central America and up to the southern reaches of Texas and Florida.
Model release not required. Property release not required.