Doris Butterfly


Heliconius doris

About This Animal

SIZE: 3 - 4 inch wingspan

RANGE: Amazon Basin to Central America

HABITAT: Forest clearings from sea level to 1800 m

DIET: Flower pollen and nectar

ON EXHIBIT:  The Butterfly Garden in Ocean Journey

This butterfly has a very diverse color range.  They can be blue, green , yellow, red or a mixture of these colors.