Minibeast Owl Butterfly in Box Frame (Caligo prometheus)

Owl Butterfly in Box Frame (Caligo prometheus)

  • £48.00
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  • Product Code: 0093
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Description

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

The Owl beautiful belong to the genus Caligo, known for their huge eyespots, which resemble owls' eyes. They preferentially fly in the early evening, when few avian predators are around

Its wingspan reaches 6.6 - 20 centimetres (2.6 – 7.9 in).


Latin Name: Caligo prometheus.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Caligo prometheus can be found in South America.

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.

This would be a beautiful addition to your home or office.

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