The Great Mormon Butterfly in Box Frame (Papilio memnon)

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A beautiful Great Mormon 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 Great Mormon belongs to the Papilio family of butterflies. It's native to Southeast Asia. The larvae feed on citrus species, particularly pomelo (citrus grandis) and common lime (citrus aurantifolia) which are broadly cultivated across Asia.

Its wingspan reaches 12 - 14 centimetres (4.7 - 5.5 in).

Latin Name: Papilio memnon.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Papilio memnon can be found in 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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