The Peacock Butterfly in Box Frame (Aglais io)
- Availability: In Stock
- Product Code: 0081
- Reward Points: 38
- Price in reward points: 380
A beautiful Peacock 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 Peacock belongs to the Inachis family of butterflies. The name is derived from Greek mythology, meaning Io, the daughter of Inachus
Its wingspan reaches 5 - 5.5 centimetres (1.9 - 2.16 in).
Latin Name: Aglais io.
Quality: A1 What does this mean?
Distribution: Aglais io can be found in Europe and temperate Asia as far east as Japan.
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.