Red Lacewing Butterfly in Box Frame (Cethosia biblis)
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A beautiful Red Lacewing 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 Red Lacewing Butterfly belongs to the Nymphalidae family of butterflies. The butterflies striking pattern helps disguise the shape of the butterfly. Its vibrant colours of the dorsal sides of the wings are a warning to predators that the butterfly has a bad taste, deriving from the poisonous host plants of its caterpillars.
Its wingspan reaches 8 - 9 centimetres (3.1 – 3.5 in).
Latin Name: Cethosia biblis.
Quality: A1 What does this mean?
Distribution: Cethosia biblis can be found in most regions of Asia.
Prepared: By our very own entomologists.
Frame: Handmade in our workshop.
Frame Size: 6 x 6 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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