heliconius by Massimo Demaio

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H. hecale quitalena   (W.C. Hewitson, [1853])

MALE – Dept. Napo, 500-800m Ecuador 9/2004

FEMALE – Napo Prov. 70 km SW Coca Loreto 300m, Ecuador 4-10/3/2002

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

H. hecale  shanki   (G. Lamas & K.S. Brown, 1976)

aberrant – MALE – Peru – maybe hybrid

MALE – Rio Shankij Satipo, South Peru – coll. H. Gerstner

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

H. hecale  humboldti   (H. Neustetter, 1928)

forms: alexander (H. Neustetter, 1928)

MALE – Iquitos 100m Loreto Peru 1/2004

f. alexander – MALE – N. Peru

f. alexander – FEMALE – Peru

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

H. hecale  felix   (G. Weymer, 1894)

forms: versicolor (G. Weymer, 1894), umbrina (H. Neustetter, 1931 hyb.) – see H&H pag. 71 footnote

MALE – Peru 1982

f. near umbrina – San Martin North Peru 9/2006

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

near f. umbrina, hybrid felix  x  sisyphus – Peru – heavy pattern

VERSO surface – heavy pattern

f. versicolor MALE – Juanjui San Martin Peru 15/9/2012

 
 
 
 

H. hecale  sisyphus   (O. Salvin, 1871)

forms: jonas (G. Weymer, 1894)

MALE – Rio Marcapata, Dip. Cusco, Madre de Dios S. Peru 12/1995

aberrant – Chontachaca, Cuzco Peru, 3/2009

FEMALE – Rio Ucayali Pucallpa Peru 6/2005

f. jonas – MALE – Puerto Maldonado Peru

f. jonas – FEMALE – Chapare BOLIVIA

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

H. hecale  zeus   (W.M. Neukirchen, 1995) – old felix concors (G. Weymer, 1894)

Buenavista, Dept. Santa Cruz Bolivia – ex coll. Le Moult – original label: “hecale quitalena felix f. concors (var.)” – but hindmarginal FW band 3/4 for felix, complete for zeus

 
 
 

H. hecale sulphureus (G. Weymer, 1894)

forms: denticulatus (H.H. Riffarth, 1907)

f. denticulatus – S. José del Guaviare, Colombia 1992

VERSO surface

f. denticulatus – Mitu Vaupés Colombia 12/2010

 
 
 
 

H. hecale ennius (G. Weymer, 1891)

MALE – Amazonas, Brazil 5/2014

VERSO surface

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

FEMALE – Amazonas, Brazil 5/2014

FEMALE – Amazonas, Brazil 5/2014

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

H. hecale vetustus (A. Butler, 1873)

FEMALE – French Guyana
vetustus x hecale (see fulvescens) FEMALE – Essequibo, British Guyana 10/2002

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

H. paulus (W.M. Neukirchen, 1998)

FEMALE – Brazil? not reported
VERSO surface

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

latus H.H. Riffarth, 1900

xinguensis H. Neustetter, 1925

metellus G. Weymer, 1894

boyi J.K.M. Röber, 1923

naxos W.M. Neukirchen, 1998

nigrofasciatus G. Weymer, 1894

novatus H.W. Bates, 1867

paraensis H.H. Riffarth, 1900

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