Species: Ornithoptera meridionalis pair
Native origin: Indonesia
Common name: Southern Tailed Birdwing
Interesting Trait: Smallest species of birdwing in the genus Ornithoptera
Frame Size: 8″ wide x 11″ tall
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: Beautiful male/female birdwing pair known as the Southern Tailed Birdwing. Male has a wingspan of 3 1/2″, female 5 1/2″. This is the smallest species of birdwing in the genus Ornithoptera. Male has stunning green and yellow markings with delicate fine tails. 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.