SPECIES Morpho sulkowskyi
FRAME 16.5x16.5xD5cm Made from recycled products. Set in white matt. Species label on back of frame
DESCRIPTION Metallic lilac pearlescent blue colouration on this beautiful morpho. Its brilliant iridescent colouring varies depending on the angle of the frame there by having a holographic shine. It is a tropical Andes cloud forest butterfly found at elevations as high as 3500m.
It is also found in Ecuador and Colombia.
Please note all Morpho butterflies are mounted without abdomen. The abdomen of the Morpho emits a grease like substance which stains the backboard. All professional mounts will not have an abdomen attached.