Salamis parhassus Butterfly in a Black Shadow Box FrameSpecies: Salamis parhassus
Origin: Central African Republic
Dimensions: 14.5x14.5xD5cm Made from recycled products.
Description: AKA Forest Mother-of-Pearl. Known for its unusual greenish white pearlescent colouring this large Nymphalid is one of four which comprise the genus Protogoniomorpha. The colours change depending on angle to pearlescent white/green with tinges of pink and purple.