Priam's Blue Birdwing in Baroque Style Box Frame

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A beautiful Priam's Blue Birdwing butterfly in Baroque Style Box Frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The Latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.

Ornithoptera priamus urvillianus or the Priam's Blue Birdwing is a butterfly belonging to the Papilionidae family of butterflies. The Priam's Blue Birdwing is one of the largest and most beautiful butterflies in Asia. The stunning blue wings and glossy black forewings serves as a protection mechanism by warning any predators that it is distasteful.

Its wingspan reaches 13 centimetres (5.1 in).


Latin Name: Ornithoptera priamus urvillianus

Quality: A1

Sex: Female.

Distribution: Common Birdwing can be found n the central and south Moluccas, New Guinea, Bismarck Archipelago, Solomon Islands, and north-east Australia.

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

Frame: Wooden box frame with glass window and hanging clips - 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.

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

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.

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