Male Cape York Birdwing in Box Frame (Ornithoptera priamus)


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A beautiful Cape York Birdwing butterfly in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.

Ornithoptera priamus or the Cape York birdwing, is a butterfly belonging to the Papilionidae family of butterflies. It is also known as common green birdwing, Priam's birdwing or northern birdwing. The name Ornithoptera priamus, is named after Priam who was the king of Troy during the Trojan War.

Its wingspan reaches 13 centimetres (5.1 in).

Latin Name: Ornithoptera priamus

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Female.

Distribution: Cape York Birdwing can be found in Asia.

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

Frame: 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.

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