The Sea Green Swallowtail is found on the islands of Indonesia and Papua New Guinea and is black with iridescence turquoise and green areas. Interestingly, due to the fact it occurs on many different islands, there are many different forms (subspecies) because of their geographical distribution and isolation.
This framed butterfly was featured in the Pottery Barn Kids catalog. Learn more about the natural history of swallowtails.
What sets our frames apart from the rest?
• 99% UV blocking conservation glass so colors won’t fade.*
• Acid & lignin-free conservation mounting papers.
• Gallery quality wood shadowbox frame with hanger
• Natural history information on antique-style museum label.
• Gift box & tissue paper.
• Hand-assembled in our Sonoma County California BUG studio.
* Highest-rated real framed insect displays in the world.
* Most competitors frame their insect displays with just basic picture frame glass that does not protect the vivid colors from UV rays. We use 99% UV blocking TRU VUE conservation glass, the same used in fine museums around the world.
Learn about our ethically sourced specimens.
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