Polyphemus Moth In Box Frame
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Eco-friendly gift boxes, made from 100% recycled cardboard. Each frame is packed individually & wrapped in tissue paper.
A Polyphemus Moth in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The Latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.
The Polyphemus moth, is a North American moth from the family Saturniidae, the Giant Silk moths. It is a brown coloured moth, with an average wingspan of 15 cm (6 in). The most notable feature of the moth is its large, eyespots on its two hindwings. The eyespots give it its name – from the Greek myth of the cyclops Polyphemus.
Latin Name: Antheraea polyphemus
Distribution: Antheraea polyphemus can be found in North America
Prepared: By our very own entomologists.
Frame: Wooden box frame with glass window and hanging clips - handmade in our workshop.
Frame Size: 9 x 7 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.
Frame Size (Inches): 9 x 7
Specimen Colour: Brown
All of our frames are carefully wrapped and boxed before shipping out once they are ready. Items that we advise are in stock still need to be prepared and made for you.
If you are in a rush, frames can be shipped on a quicker delivery service once they are ready. We can ship on an overnight service for example but you will need to email us, so we can advise when your order will be ready.
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