Tucson Botanical Gardens (Butterfly Magic at the Gardens)
Canon Powershot sx100is
Resource~ Tree of life
Early stages: Eggs are yellow and approximately 1.1 × 0.8 mm (h x w). Females gather together and usually each one places eggs to a total of 50 to 1000 in leaves of the host plant. Mature larvae have a yellow body with black bands and black scoli and head; length is approximately 0.1 cm. Caterpillars are gregarious (Brown, 1981).
Heliconius doris is distributed from Central America to the Amazon.
. doris occurs from sea level to 1,800 m in forest clearings. Usually individuals fly rapidly and in the middlestory.