Cambridge Blue Butterfly in Box Frame (Pseudolycaena marsyas)

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A cute Cambridge Blue in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.

The Cambridge Blue belongs to the Lycaenidae family of butterflies. The butterfly is also known as the Giant Hairstreak or Marsyas Hairstreak. Uppersides of the wings are usually metallic blue, with hues varying from cobalt blue to turquoise-blue depending on location.

Its wingspan reaches 4–5 centimetres (1.85–2.2 in).

 

Latin Name: Pseudolycaena marsyas.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Colotis aurigineus can be found in Central America

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

Frame: Handmade in our workshop.

Frame Size: 5 x 5 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.

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