What is an Insect? - 6 Arthropod and Insect Specimens

Six resin-encased arthropod and inspect specimens for thorough examination.
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You've probably seen an insect before, and might be able to describe one, but have you ever wondered what an insect actually is?

This kit focuses on the differences between insects and other arthropods. There are six specimen in the kit, each preserved and encased in clear resin material. They can be observed from every side to see details!

Specimens include: Ant (Pheidologenton latinodus), Yellow Jacket Wasp (Vespa mandarina), Antler Horn Beetle (Dicranocephalus wallichi), Scorpion (Mesobuthus martensii), Spiny Spider (Gasteracantha hasselci C.L.KOCH), and Crab (Eriocheir sinensis).

Age: 3+

What You Get

What is an Insect? kit. Includes six insect specimens encased in clear resin blocks. Size of the two larger blocks: 4 x 7.5 x 2.5 cm. Size of four smaller blocks: 4.5 x 2.85 x 1.5 cm This comes in its own green box with a Detailed Educational Booklet detailing all of the species.


  • Entomology
  • Biology
  • Classification

WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD Small Parts. Not for children under 3 years.

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Length (cm) 25
Width (cm) 19
Height (cm) 5
Age Group 3-4 Years, 5-6 Years, 7-8 Years, 9-10 Years, 11-12 Years, 12+ Years
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