There are 15 species in the butterfly genus Doxocopa which are all confined to Central and South America. Males of this medium sized butterfly reflect a brilliant purple iridescence (hard to see in pictures) from the upperside wings. We also sell another species of Doxocopa called the Turquois Emperor.
Framed DOXOCOPA AGATHINA 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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