Descaled Alpine Black Swallowtail Summer Form (Papilio maackii summer form)

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A magnificent descaled Alpine Black Swallowtail butterfly 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 12 cm to 14 cm (4.7 inches to 5.5 inches).

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: Papilio maackii.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Papilio maackii can be found in Central Asia, Japan, China and South Korea

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.

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

Approx Wingspan (cm) 12
Gender Male
Frame Size (Inches) 6 x 6
Specimen Colour Green
Distribution Asia

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