Species: Ornithoptera rothschildi Male
Common name: Rothschild’s Birdwing
Interesting Trait: Colorful green and yellow Birdwing Butterfly
Native Origin: Papua New Guinea
Frame Size: 6 1/2″ x 8″
Frame Color: black
Wood Frame: Finest Handmade Museum Quality Sealed Shadowbox Display.
Glass: 99% UV Blocking Museum Grade Conservation Glass to Prevent Insect Fading.
Background: Insect Name & Origin Printed on Old World Style Parchment Backing.
Materials: Archival & Acid Free materials. Picture Hanger Included.
Description: This stunning green and yellow birdwing butterfly is commonly known as Rothschild’s Birdwing.
This butterfly is named after Sir Walter Rothschild who financed the 1911 expedition that first recognized this species. Birdwing butterflies are named for their exceptional size, angular wings, and bird like flight and are among some of the largest butterflies in the world.