A beautiful Mountain Blue Swallowtail butterfly 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.
Ulysses is the Roman name for greek hero, a character in ancient Greek mythology. The upper side of the wings are iridescent electric blue, the underside is a darker black and brown mixture. The colours are produced by the microscopic structure of the scales, a phenomenon called structural colouration.
Its wingspan reaches 12-14 cm centimetres ( 5 - 5.5inches )
Latin Name: Papilio ulysses
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Distribution: Papilio ulysses can be found in Australia, New Guinea & Solomon Islands.
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.
Frame Size (Inches): 6 x 6
Specimen Colour: Blue