The Blushing Phantom Butterfly in Glass Dome with Wooden Base (Cithaerias pireta)

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  • A beautiful Blushing Phantom butterfly in a handmade wooden dome mounted on clear acrylic rods, creating the illusion that the specimen is floating. Your choice of a brown or black base.

    The Blushing Phantom belongs to the Nymphalidae family of butterflies. This stunning species is also known as the Pink tipped Clearwing Satyr. The butterfly is found only in deeply shaded areas of rainforests. The adults are almost always encountered singly.

    Its wingspan reaches 4 - 5 centimetres (1.5 - 1.9 in).

    Latin Name: Cithaerias pireta.

    Quality: A1 What does this mean?

    Sex: Male.

    Distribution: Cithaerias pireta can be found in most regions of Central and South America.

    Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

    Dome Size: 3.25 x 4.75 Inches.

    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): 4
    Dome Size: Small
    Gender: Male
    Specimen Type: Butterfly
    Specimen Colour: Red
    Distribution: South America
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