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Cynosura eighty-eight in Baroque Style Box Frame

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A Cynosura eighty-eight Butterfly in a handmade in Baroque Style Box Frame. The Latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.

The is a species of butterfly of the family Nymphalidae. It is found from Mexico to Peru and Brazil. Named for its '88' or '89' markings on each wing. These butterflies often frequent human interaction and are considered a sign of good luck by some communities.

The wingspan is about 47 mm. The upper side of the wings is black, banded with brilliant red.

Latin Name: Callicore cynosura.

Quality: A1

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Callicore cynosura is found in Mexico to Peru and Brazil.

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

Frame: Wooden box frame with glass window and hanging clips - handmade in our workshop.

Frame Size: 5 x 5 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.

This would be a beautiful addition to your home or office.

Approx Wingspan (cm): 4
Gender: Male
Frame Size (Inches): 5 x 5
Specimen Colour: Orange
Distribution: America
All our frames are made to order, this handmade process means your order will take several days for us to prepare. Our current production time is around 7 to 8 working days but larger specimens can take a few days longer due to the time it takes the specimen to dry. If you are ordering for presents, birthdays, anniversaries and weddings, please order well in advance.

All of our frames are carefully wrapped and boxed before shipping out once they are ready. Items that we advise are in stock still need to be prepared and made for you.

If you are in a rush, frames can be shipped on a quicker delivery service once they are ready. We can ship on an overnight service for example but you will need to email us, so we can advise when your order will be ready.

You will receive an email once your order is dispatched containing a tracking number.

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