The White Morpho Butterfly in Box Frame (Morpho polyphemus luna)

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A very large The White Morpho butterfly in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The Latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.

The White Morpho belongs to the Nymphalidae family of butterflies. The species epithet is derived from Polyphemus, a character in Greek mythology, from the small eyespots on the wing. Polyphemus was the one-eyed son of Poseidon and Thoosa.

Its wingspan reaches 10-12 centimetres (3.9-4.7 in).

Latin Name: Morpho polyphemus luna.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Morpho polyphemus luna can be found in Central and South America.

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

Frame: Handmade in our workshop.

Frame Size: 8 x 8 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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