Boisduval's Tiger Moth in Box Frame (Chetone histrio)

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  • Product Code: 0033
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A beautiful Boisduval's Tiger Moth in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.

The Boisduval's Tiger Moth belongs to the Erebidae family of moths. These moths fly during the day, and imitate a very similar looking butterfly species Lycorea halia. It was first described by Boisduval in 1870.

Its wingspan reaches 6-7 centimetres (2.6 - 3 in).


Latin Name: Chetone histrio.

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Chetone histrio can be found in in Honduras, Guatemala and Peru.

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.

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