''Dryas iulia'' , commonly called the Julia Butterfly, Julia Heliconian, The Flame, or Flambeau, is a species of brush-footed butterfly. The sole representative of its genus ''Dryas'', it is native from Brazil to southern Texas and Florida, and in summer can sometimes be found as far north as eastern Nebraska. Over 15 subspecies have been described.
Specie identified by FraJH
Its wingspan ranges from 82 to 92 mm, and it is colored orange with black markings; this species is somewhat unpalatable to birds and.. more