The Pipevine Swallowtail in Box Frame (Battus philenor)

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A beautiful Pipevine Swallowtail in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The Latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.

The Pipevine Swallowtail or Blue Swallowtail is a swallowtail butterfly found in North America and Central America. The butterflies are black with iridescent blue hind wings. . They are found in many different habitats but are most commonly found in forests.

Its wingspan reaches 9 - 10 centimetres (3.5 - 3.9 in).


Latin Name: Battus philenor.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Battus philenor can be found in most regions of North and Central America.

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.

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