Forest Mother-Of-Pearl Butterfly in Box Frame (Salamis parhassus)

  • £38.00
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  • Product Code: 0064
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Forest Mother-Of-Pearl is a species of Nymphalidae butterfly found in forested areas of Africa. It has a pearlescent wing colouration and gleams pinky / purple in the light.

The wingspan is 65–80 mm for males and 75–90mm for females.


Latin Name: Salamis Parhassus

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Salamis Parhassus can be found in Africa

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

Frame: Handmade in our workshop.

Frame Size: 6 x 6 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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