Longwing butterflies are found in tropical regions. They are beautiful to watch flying from flower to flower in search of nectar. You can identify longwing butterflies by their long, narrow, and brightly colored wings.
ID Guide: Longwing Butterflies Photos and Fact
To help you identify the Julia Heliconian and Zebra Longwing butterflies and learn their characteristics, click on the images below. You will see additional butterfly photos, along with pictures of their caterpillars, chrysalis, and flight range map. Information about plants needed to attract these butterflies to your garden is included.