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Madyes Swallowtail (Battus madyes) Butterfly Specimen


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SKU: IS-117 Category:

The body is black, while the abdomen of the male is yellowish white above. The dorsal side of the wings is black or dark brown with a submarginal line of yellowish markings. The under surface of the hind wings is greenish yellow, with red or yellow submarginal spots. The outer edge of the hind wings is scalloped.

**Please keep in mind that these specimens are dried and unspread (as shown), meaning the wings are closed. These specimens are useful if you want to use their wings only (for artwork, fairy dolls, jewelry) or simply to study them for science.

In order to spread butterflies for mounting and display, we will include instructions on how to hydrate the butterflies to spread their wings.

• You will receive a specimen similar to that shown
• Each specimen is approximately 2″ unspread (4″ spread)


Weight 3 oz