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Butterfly Taxidermy Composition Mounted in Acrylic Display, 1988

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  • All birdwing butterflies (Trogonoptera, Troides, and Ornithoptera) are protected under CITES Appendix II and may not be shipped outside of US borders. As EBTH follows CITES regulations, bidding must be reserved to bidders residing within the United States of America.
Item Type Insect Specimens
Species 4 Orange-Barred Sulphur (Phoebis philea), 2 Mexican Bluewing (Myscelia ethusa), 5 Apricot Sulphur (Phoebis argante), 2 Lemon Emigrant (Catopsilia pomona spp.), 2 Cloudless Sulphur (Phoebis sennae), 2 Five-Bar Swordtail (Graphium nomius), Rajah Brooke’s Birdwing (Trogonoptera brookiana), 3 Red Lacewing (Cethosia biblis), 5 Orange Albatross (Appias nero), 3 Aurora Morpho (Morpho aurora), 2 Leopard Lacewing (Cethosia cyane), Ceres Forester (Euphaedra ceres), 2 Paper Kite Butterfly (Idea leuconoe), Southern Dogface (Zerene cesonia), and others, 2 White Morpho (Morpho polyphemus), 2 Forest Mother-of-Pearl (Prothogoniomorpha parhassus), Madagascan Sunset Moth (Chrysiridia rhipheus), 3 Blackened Bluewing (Myscelia cyananthe)
Locality Southeast Asian, African, South American, North American
Materials Acrylic
Period Vintage
Date 1988
Mounted Yes
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- minor marks and abrasions to the acrylic casing.


40.0" W x 24.0" H x 2.25" D

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