Priam's Blue Birdwing in Box Frame (Ornithoptera priamus urvillianus)

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A beautiful Priam's Blue Birdwing butterfly in a handmade wooden 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

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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: 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.

Approx Wingspan (cm) 13
Gender Female
Frame Size (Inches) 9 x 7
Specimen Colour Black,Blue
Distribution Asia

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