Beautiful butterfly wings found while exploring the east coast of Australia. There are 5 different species of butterfly wings preserved.
Around the world, people view the butterfly as representing endurance, change, hope, and life.
Monarch butterfly- Orange and black wing
The monarch butterfly or simply monarch is a milkweed butterfly in the family Nymphalidae. Other common names depending on region include milkweed, common tiger, wanderer, and black veined brown. It may be the most familiar North American butterfly, and is considered an iconic pollinator species
Common grass yellow butterfly- Yellow wing
Eurema hecabe, the common grass yellow, is a small pierid butterfly species found in Asia, Africa and Australia. They are found flying close to the ground and are found in open grass and scrub habitats.
Caper White butterfly- White (majority), black and yellow wing
The Caper White lives mainly west of the Great Dividing Range, where it feeds on caper shrubs, but is sometimes blown towards Sydney while on its northward migration in about November.
4 O'Clock Moth- Yellow spots, blue/black and white
It is unusual to see moths flying during the day-time, but Dysphania fenestrata (a.k.a. Dysphania numana) comes out in late afternoon, hence the common name "Four O'clock Moth".
Dwarf Crow butterfly- Black with white spots
Euploea tulliolus, the dwarf crow or small brown crow, is a butterfly found in the Solomon Islands, Malaysia, Taiwan, Vietnam, Singapore and Australia, that belongs to the crows and tigers, that is, the danaid group of the brush-footed butterflies family. It has a wingspan of about 4 to 8 centimeters.
As I have done my best to research what each species is I understand I may have made mistakes. If you believe that Ive named them wrong please let me know so it can be corrected. Information on butterflies has been used via the internet.
Butterfly were found passed on and were not killed for art purposes.
~Vial stands at 45mm x 10mm~
Materials are hand picked, preserved and created into something natural and wearable.
Each necklace is created with natural materials. I recommend that they not be left in direct sunlight or to be worn in the water including the swimming or in the shower to insure the integrity of the piece. The glass vials are strong and sealed but if mistreated can lead to breakage.
All necklaces are hung on an adjustable vegan friendly cord unless stated otherwise in the description or options.
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