Cynosura eighty-eight Butterfly in Box Frame (Callicore cynosura)

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A Cynosura eighty-eight 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 is a species of butterfly of the family Nymphalidae. It is found from Mexico to Peru and Brazil. Named for its '88' or '89' markings on each wing. These butterflies often frequent human interaction and are considered a sign of good luck by some communities.

The wingspan is about 47 mm. The upper side of the wings is black, banded with brilliant red.


Latin Name: Callicore cynosura.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Callicore cynosura is found in Mexico to Peru and Brazil.

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.

Approx Wingspan (cm): 4
Gender: Male
Frame Size (Inches): 9 x 7
Specimen Colour: Orange,Red
Distribution: America

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