Tiger Longwing (Heliconius hecale)

Tiger Longwing (Heliconius hecale) Tiger Longwing (Heliconius hecale)
Copyright by: Johannes Öhl, Germany
made for the competition Macro -29-
This on a leaf sitting butterfly has several names:Tiger Longwing, Golden Longwing, Hecale Longwing or Golden Heliconian (Heliconius hecale) . It is a Heliconiid butterfly that occurs from Mexico to the Peruvian Amazon.

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Technical Information:
Camera : NIKON D800
Focal Length : 105 mm
Shutter Speed : 1/200 s
Aperture : f/10.0
Iso : 400
Copyright : Johannes Öhl
Taken : March 14, 2014, 12:49 pm
Uploaded : 2 years ago
Category : Insects
Favorites : 3
Views : 16
External Views : 1085
Votes : 5
Points : 50.03
Facebook likes: 0
FINAL Points : 50.03
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