Western Blue Charaxes Butterfly in Glass Dome with Wooden Base (Charaxes smaragdalis)

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  • A beautiful Western Blue Charaxes butterfly in a handmade wooden dome mounted on clear acrylic rods, creating the illusion that the specimen is floating. Your choice of a brown or black base.

    The Western Blue Charaxes belongs to the Nymphalidae family of butterflies. The butterfly is black with white and blue bands and spots. The hindwings each have two little tails. Its habitat is dry forest areas.

    Its wingspan reaches 8 - 10 centimetres (3.2 - 3.9 in).


    Latin Name: Charaxes smaragdalis.

    Quality: A1 What does this mean?

    Sex: Male.

    Distribution: Charaxes smaragdalis can be found in most regions of Africa.

    Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

    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 Wingspan (cm): 8
    Dome Size: Medium
    Gender: Male
    Specimen Type: Butterfly
    Specimen Colour: Blue
    Distribution: Africa

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