The Malachite Butterfly (Siproeta stelenes) is an intricate South American butterfly that gets its name from the Malachite mineral it has a similar color to. The emerald-green coloration forms an effective camouflage when eh butterfly is among leaves. A display featuring the ventral side (underside) also available.
FRAMED MALACHITE BUTTERFLY:
• UV blocking conservation glass
• Wood gallery frame
• Reproduction museum label with natural history information.
• Gift box
• Handmade in California