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Rhetus Butterfly in Box Frame (Rhetus dysonii caligosus)

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A Stunning Rhetus 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 Rhetus butterfly is a Neotropical metalmark butterfly genus. This specimen is small with a wingspan of 30-40mm which make it fast flying. It has Remarkable colours all over mainly blue which has a small iridescent look. The Rhetus butterfly is found in open areas, including tracks of primary rainforests.

Its wingspan reaches 3 - 4 centimetres.

Latin Name: Rhetus dysonii caligosus.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution:  Rhetus dysonii caligosus can be found in Asia.

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

Frame: Handmade in our workshop.

Frame Size: 5 x 5 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): 5
Gender: Male
Frame Size (Inches): 5 x 5
Specimen Colour: Blue,Red
Distribution: Asia

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