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Morpho Menelaus

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There are over 80 species of blue morpho butterflies mostly found in South America as well as Mexico and Central America. Many Morpho butterflies are colored in metallic shades of blue. These colors are not a result of pigmentation but are a reflection of incident light through the microscopic scales covering the wings.  The Morpho menelaus is one of the most beautiful blue morphos and is quite impressive.

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Description

Description

Species: Morpho menelaus
Native origin: Peru
Insect color:  Metallic Blue
Common name: Blue Morpho
Interesting Trait: Changes Colors when tiltled at an angle or under light.
Frame size: 6 1/2″ x 6 1/2″
Frame Color: Black
Wood Frame: Finest Handmade Museum Quality Sealed Shadowbox Display.
Glass: 99% UV Blocking Museum Grade Conservation Glass to Prevent Insect Fading.
Background: Insect Name & Origin Printed on Old World Style Parchment Backing.
Materials: Archival & Acid Free materials. Picture Hanger Included.
Description: There are over 80 species of blue morpho butterflies mostly found in South America as well as Mexico and Central America. Many Morpho butterflies are colored in metallic shades of blue. These colors are not a result of pigmentation but are a reflection of incident light through the microscopic scales covering the wings.  The Morpho menelaus is one of the most beautiful blue morphos and is quite impressive.

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