Moon Moth in Box Frame (Argema mimosae)
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- Product Code: 2151
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- Price in reward points: 600
Argema mimosae or Moon Moth in a handmade wooden frame mounted underside on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.
Argema mimosae or the African moon moth is a giant silk moth of the family Saturniidae. Similar in appearance to the giant Madagascan moon moth but smaller. This moth can be found widely in Eastern Africa and more locally in Southern Africa
Latin Name:Argema mimosae
Quality: A1 What does this mean?
Distribution: The Moon moth can be found widely around Africa.
Prepared: By our very own entomologists.
Frame: Handmade in our workshop.
Frame Size: 9 x 7 Inch.
Please Be Aware: The specimen that you will receive may differ in size, shape or colour very slightly since you are purchasing a natural product.
Where do we source our insect specimens? All of our specimens are purchased from conservation farming projects. Please visit our ethics pages in the menu for details on the type of projects we work with.
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