Forest Mother-Of-Pearl Butterfly in Glass Dome with Wooden Base (Salamis parhassus)

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A beautiful Forest Mother-Of-Pearl butterfly presented in a handmade glass dome with your choice of brown or black wooden base.

Forest Mother-Of-Pearl is a species of Nymphalidae butterfly found in forested areas of Africa. It has a pearlescent wing colouration and gleams pinky / purple in the light.

The wingspan is 65–80 mm for males and 75–90mm for females.

Latin Name: Salamis parhassus

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Salamis parhassus can be found in Africa

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

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) 6
Gender Male
Specimen Colour White
Distribution Africa

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