ZEBRA LONGWING

To stick with the Lepdioptera theme this week… The zebra longwing or zebra heliconian butterfly has a conspicious striped black and white or yellow-ish wing pattern. They are able to avoid potential harm from predators because the striped wings deters by boldly advertising their unpalatable taste. The adults are unusual among butterflies because they eat pollen… Read More ZEBRA LONGWING