Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly - Aglais urticae
Species: Aglais urticae
Frame size: 16 x 16 x 4 cm/6 x 6 x 1.5 inches.
Pest-proofed with silicone.
Display: Wall mounting or self standing.
The Small Tortoiseshell is a beautiful Eurasian butterfly species, commonly found in the U.K. and parts of Europe and Asia. You'll find them there as long as there are stinging nettles present, their host plant.
An Aglais urticae specimen in a premium open grain wooden frame. The scientific and common names are printed on acid free card and the frame is sealed with silicone to keep the specimens safe from hungry museum beetles and other such pests.
Care & Maintenance
Keep out of direct sunlight and high humidity. You can wipe the frames clean with a dry cloth but be careful; they are delicate!
Note: these are natural products. Each individual specimen is unique but not damaged unless explicitly mentioned.
U.K.: First class.
International: Royal Mail - International Tracked & Signed.