This preserved moth is part of the Sphingidae moth family, commonly known as hawkmoths, they are among the most magnificent of all moths. Their streamlined bodies are perfectly adapted for rapid flight, allowing them to hover like a hummingbird, which they are often confused for. Other hawkmoth displays available include the Death Head Moth and White Lined Sphinx Moth.
Framed VERDANT SPHINX 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