Made famous by the movie “Silence of the Lambs”, this framed death head moth is recognizable by the skull-shaped marking on its thorax. These species have also been observed raiding beehives of different species of honey bee for honey. Learn more about the natural history of the Death Head Moth in our blog. This species is: Acherontia atropos
Framed DEATH HEAD MOTH details:
• 99% UV blocking conservation glass and acid & lignin free mounting papers.
• Gallery quality wood shadowbox frame with hanger
• Antique style museum label with natural history story about the specimen.
• Gift box
• Handmade in Sonoma County California
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