SPECIES Morpho rhetenor mariajosianae paradisiaca
FRAME 21.5x24.5xD5cm Made from recycled products.
DESCRIPTION Brilliant intense metallic blue in this large morpho butterfly. Colour differs when held on different angles. There are 29 species of Morpho. Their iridescent colouring is a result of the microscopic scales on the wings which reflect light. The underside is a dull brownish colour usually with various eyespots which deter predators when wings are closed and also provide great camouflage when perched on trees or bushes Set in white matt label back.
Strictly limited item not often stocked.