Golden Helicon Butterfly at the Artis Royal Zoo (also known as Natura Artis Magistra), Amsterdam (Holland)
The Golden Helicon Butterfly (also knows as Tiger Longwing, Hecale Longwing, Golden Longwing, or Golden Heliconian)
is a Heliconiid butterfly that occurs from Mexico to the Peruvian Amazon
The Butterfly Pavilion is the largest of its kind in the Netherlands, covering a thousand square meters and housing thousands of butterflies.
Twice a day, butterflies that have just crawled out of their cocoons are released into the pavilion.