Forest Caterpillar Hunter in Box Frame (Calosoma sycophanta)

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A Forest Caterpillar Hunter in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The Latin and region name are printed underneath the specimen.

The Forest Caterpillar Hunter is a ground beetle belonging to the family Carabidae, usually reaching a length of 21 - 35mm (0.83 - 1.38 inches). The colours have iridescent shades that change in the quality and direction of light. Green, Blue, Bronze, Copper and Gold). 

The Forest Caterpillar Hunter gets it's name due to being a consumer of caterpillars.

Latin Name: Calosoma sycophanta

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male or Female

Distribution: Can be found in all regions of Europe.

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

Frame: Handmade in our workshop.

Frame Size: 5 x 5 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 Length (cm): 3
Gender: Male
Frame Size (Inches): 5 x 5
Specimen Colour: Green
Distribution: Europe

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