Descaled Madagascan Sunset Moth Underside (Chrysiridia rhipheus)

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A stunning Madagascan sunset moth (Underside Mount) in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The Latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.

Its wingspan reaches 7–9 centimetres (2.8–3.5 in).

We use a scientific process to descale the delicate butterfly wings to show the anatomy of the wing. The process leaves a shimmering mother of pearl effect on the colours.

Latin Name: Chrysiridia rhipheus.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Chrysiridia rhipheus can be found in Madagascar.

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

Frame: Handmade in our workshop.

Frame Size: 6 x 6 Inch.

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): 7
Gender: Male
Frame Size (Inches): 6 x 6
Specimen Colour: Green,Orange
Distribution: Africa

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