Sapho Longwing

(Heliconius sapho)

Sapho Longwing
Native to: 

Central America to Ecuador

Plant Association: 

Larvae feed primarily on plants from the Passiflora family. 

Interesting Fact: 

It is a Müllerian mimic with Heliconius cydno, meaning both species have evolved to look like one another in order to avoid predators that may prey on the opposite butterfly.