A stunning Madagascar Diadem in a handmade wooden Baroque Style frame. The specimens are mounted on high quality acid free black conservation board with a black mount and striking white edge, all rounded off with Baroque Style corner protectors.
This species is endemic to Madagascar, it was described in 1863 by William Chapman, which had been collected by J. Caldwell from Antananarivo in Madagascar. It now is one of the most popular butterflies among collectors.
Wingspan can reach 8-10cm.
Latin Name: Hypolimnas dexithea
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Sex: M or F
Distribution: Hypolimnas dexithea can be found in Madagascar.
Prepared: By our very own entomologists.
Frame: Handmade in our workshop.
Frame Size: 6 x 6
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.
Frame Size (Inches): 6 x 6
Specimen Colour: Blue