Stained Black Framed Papilio Thoas Butterfly from Mexico.
Papilio thoas, the king swallowtail or Thoas swallowtail, is a butterfly of the family Papilionidae. It is found in the southernmost United States, Mexico, Central America and South America (as far south as Argentina and Uruguay). The species is easily confused with the giant swallowtail, which it closely resembles in both larval and adult stages. The caterpillars feed on the leaves of citrus plants (Rutaceae). They have also been reported as feeding on a member of the genus Piper.
Frame Size: 19cm L x 24cm H
All Framed Insects can be personalised with a personal message on the paper note in the frame. This can be orederd via firstname.lastname@example.org or via telephone 01328 738485. This usually takes approximately 2 weeks turn around.