Assorted Insects In Small Frame
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An interesting assortment of seven eye-catching insects in a black frame.
The diagonally placed Scolopendria sp., a monster centipede with 34 legs, is the focal point. Standing by its side is the HUGE Xylotrupes gideon - a fierce Siamese rhinoceros beetle, best know for it's role in insect fighting.
Admire the lovely green metallic luster on back of Sphingnotus mirabilis and the flower beetle, Agestrata orichalca. Also included, is the winged Lohita grandis, the Prosopocoilus occipitalis, and the cute Eupholus sp.
These beautiful specimens have been lovingly mounted in the most pleasing arrangement. They are REAL insects, completely natural, and are not altered or enhanced in any way.
Perfect for curious kids, collectors, or classroom units on bugs and insects.
What You Get
Assorted Insects In A Frame. The frame is black and measures 15.5 x 28.5cm. Seven real insects are mounted behind the glass and are labelled.
More About The Specimens
These insects and arachnids are REAL and natural! They are not altered, enhanced or otherwise modified from their natural colour. Many of the framed insects are ranched/farmed specifically for the purpose, and there are no species that are regarded as rare or endangered on CITES.
Your purchase actually aids environmental conservation rather than detracting from it by encouraging the indigenous caretakers to maintain host plant areas.
The frames are not made from real wood. Ethical concerns over deforestation in many third world countries has led to the use of timber substitute framing. All frames have glass fronts with a hook ready to hang. The use of recycled cardboard in the carry boxes also makes this product the complete eco-friendly gift.
Care Of Framed Insects
All frames are fumigated and are professionally prepared however Museum mites may occur. Mites can be detected by the presence of black dust underneath the bug. If this occurs immediately place frame inside a plastic bag and put into freezer for 72 hours. This will kill all mites. Keep framed specimens out of direct sunlight and humid areas.
WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD Small Parts. Not for children under 3 years.
|Age Group||9-10 Years, 11-12 Years, 12+ Years|