Butterfly Wing Oval Pendant – Asterope leprieuri

$54.00

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Description

This pretty pendant is made from the wing of the adorable Asterope (formerly known as Callithea) leprieuri butterfly, AKA the Leprieur’s glory. It is found throughout much of the northern half of South America, particularly in Colombia, Brazil, Bolivia, and Peru.   Set in 925 sterling silver.

Dimensions: (1.9″  long-with bail) x (1″ wide) x (.16″ thick)
Weight:  3.9 grams


Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Genus: Asterope
Species: A. leprieuri


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Additional information

Material:

Butterfly / Moth Wings

Metal:

925 Sterling Silver

Made in:

Peru