The IO moth (Automeris io) is a North American moth known for its false eyes on its wings which have evolved to startle would be predators. Three preserved IO moths professionally mounted in this 9×11 frame. Comes with natural history information on a museum label on back. Signed and dated by artist.
All our displays are framed with Tru-Vue UV blocking conservation glass so the colors and details won’t fade. Specimens are mounted on PH-balanced archival papers and sealed in the shadowbox display. Natural history information is included on a vintage style museum label on back. Framed insect can stand on its own or hang from wall (hanger included). Professionally made by an entomology in Sonoma County California. Choose from three frame colors (Black, White, and Walnut)
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