Urania ripheus Moth in a Decorative Dome
Species Name: Urania ripheus
Common Name: Sunset Moth Madagascar
Size: 7" diam. Wooden Base x 7" Acrylic Base
Made in Australia
This is often regarded as the most spectacular and distinctive of all moths. It's colors made it popular with the Victorians, who used its wings to make jewelry. The hindwings have numerous short and slender tails.