Witch Moth in Box Frame (Thysania agrippina)
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- Product Code: 0175
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A huge Witch Moth in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.
Thysania agrippina is a species of moth in the Erebidae family. The species has numerous common names, including birdwing moth, white witch, great grey witch, ghost moth, and great owlet moth. It is the lepidopteran with the biggest wingspan, which can reach up to eleven inches and one Brazilian specimen had a wingspan of almost twelve inches.
Its wingspan can reach 27-29 centimetres (11 in).
Latin Name: Thysania agrippina.
Quality: A1 What does this mean?
Distribution: Thysania agrippina can be found in Mexico, Central and South America, and appears as a stray as far north as Texas, USA..
Prepared: By our very own entomologists.
Frame: Handmade in our workshop.
Frame Size: 10 x 8 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.
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