Phoebis philea
Orange-barred Sulphur Butterfly Pair in Box Frame

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A beautiful very bright Phoebis philea butterfly Pair in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The Latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.

The Phoebis philea is an impressive butterfly. There are two to three generations per year in the Americas . The species habitat is in tropical scrub, gardens, fields, and forest edges. Orange-barred sulphurs are often found in large dense groups of mixed species, including Aphrissa statira, Phoebis argante, and Rhabdodryas trite. The underside is copper brown with a line of black white and orange ocelli black white and orange, in an arc on both the hindwings and forewings.

Its wingspan reaches 6 - 8 centimetres (3 - 4 in)

Latin Name: Phoebis philea.

Quality: A1

Sex: Male.

Distribution:  Phoebis philea can be found in the America's.

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

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

Frame Size: 9 x7 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): 7
Gender: Male
Frame Size (Inches): 9 x 7
Specimen Colour: Yellow
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 3 to 5 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.

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