Alpine Black Swallowtail Summer Form (Papilio maackii summer form)

    • £44.99
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A magnificent Alpine Black Swallowtail butterfly in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The Latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.  This is the larger form of the spring form Papilio Maackii.

The Alpine Black Swallowtail belongs to the Papilionidae family of butterflies. A stunning metallic blue and green Swallowtail Butterfly. Much larger than the spring form we also sell

Its wingspan reaches 12 cm to 14 cm (4.7 inches to 5.5 inches).


Latin Name: Papilio maackii.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Papilio maackii can be found in Central Asia, Japan, China and South Korea

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

Frame: Handmade in our workshop.

Frame Size: 6 x 6 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) 12
Gender Male
Frame Size (Inches) 6 x 6
Specimen Colour Green
Distribution Asia

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