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Minibeast The Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly in Box Frame (Aglais urticae)

The Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly in Box Frame (Aglais urticae)

  • £37.99
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  • Product Code: 2116
  • Reward Points: 38
  • Price in reward points: 380



A stunning Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly in a handmade wooden frame mounted underside on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.

The Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly belongs to the family lycaenidae. The large copper butterfly has wings of a bright coppery-orange, fringed with black. The undersides are silvery-blue with black spots.

Wing Span Range (male to female): 44-52mm.

Latin Name: Aglais urticae.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Aglais urticae can be found in the UK

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.

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