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LAST UPDATED JANUARY 2, 2017

Our latest update has some spectacular species from the Oriental region especially among the moths. We have some splendid day flying moths among them PERIDROME ORBICULARIS, CYCLOSIA SP., EPISTIME VETULA, and ADULATRIX, ETERUSIA REPLETA, ETERUSIA SP., ERASMIA PULCHERA CHINENSIS, GRAMMA VIRGO, NEOCHERA MARMOREA . Also from Tropical America AUTOMERIS TRIDEUS and ABODOMINALIS and the giant CASTNIA PAPILIONARIS.

Among the AMATHUSIDAE are ZEUXIDIA AMETHYSTUS, DOUBLEDAYI and AURELIUS; THAURIA ALIRIS and the eyed TAENARIS ARTEMIS. In the PAPILIONIDAE we are offering ORNITHOPTERA PRIAMUS POSEIDON, PERANTHUS INSULICOLA, PARIS GEDEENSIS, MAACKII MAACKII, GIGON, ALBINUS, FORBESI, GRAPHIUM WEISKEI, AGAMEMNON and SARPEDON. In the PIERIDAE we have DELIAS ORAIA, BELISAMA and PASITHOE, HEBOMOIA LEUCIPPE and CATOPSILIA SCYLLA. Also, ARGYNNIS CHILDRENAE.

From other regions we offer MORPHO DEIDAMIA NEOPTOLEMUS males and females, MORPHO DIDIUS males, MORPHO ADONIS females, PAPILIO ZAGREUS, PAPILIO GLAUCUS from the USA, CYMOTHOE SANGARIS....

Among the moths are the ATTACUS ATLAS-pairs, and DOHERTYI MALES, the Death Head's hawkmoth ACHERONTIA STYX and many other species. In other insects the giant MICROSTIGMA ROTUNDATUM. a gorgeous metallic blue unidentified species from the island of SULAWESI in Indonesia as well as the giant katydids PSEUDOPHYLLIUM HERCULES, LEPTODERES ORNATIPENNIS, beautiful grasshoppers among them PHYMATEUS SAXOSUS, TROPIDACRIS DUX, and other green and pink sp.

We hope you will find many interesting species among our new stock.

We no longer have a FAX line so orders can only be accepted by email, letter, or you can scan an order form and send it by email to miguels@tropicalbutterflies.com. We regret we cannot ship overseas nor exchange specimens. New MINIMUM ORDER is now $40 and minimum SHIPPING CHARGES are $10 for orders up to $100 and $2 for each additional $100.

We invite you to see our complete stock on our website. We are sure you will find many species of great interest.

Other Interesting Species

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1P-020

PAPILIO ANDROGEUS EPIDAURUS

the female (illustrated) is spectacular- pairs from El Salvador at a new lower price.

$40.00 Pair

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1H-123

HELICONIUS HEWITSONI

Size: 6.75 cm. Indigenous to Costa Rica and Panama-different from other Heliconius.

$6.00 A1

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1H-141

HELICONIUS CYDNO GALANTHUS

Size: 7 cms. cm. limited range from Costa Rica

$5.00 A1

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1M-021 new

MORPHO SULKOWSKI

high altitude species, mother of pearl blue sheen.

$10.00 A1

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3P-043 new

PAPILIO GIGON

Large yellow and brown—A1 male

$3.50 A1

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3P-131 new

TROGONOPTERA BROOKIANA

Rajah Brooke's Birdwing - fine males

$6.50 A1

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3N-064 new

CETHOSIA CYANE EUANTHES

female or pair

$2.50 A1   $6.00 Pair

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4N-023 new

CYMOTHOE SANGARIS

Size: 5.25 cm. Famous blood red species

$3.00 A1

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6H-285 new

PSEUDODIRPHIA MENANDER

Size: 7 cm. one of the most beautiful and spectacular of Central American moths-Costa Rica. varies in size.

$8.00 A-

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6H-328 new

AUTOMERIS CECROPS PAMINA

Size: 6 cm. tan colored form-pairs or single sex

$4.00 A1   $8.00 Pair

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6H-365 new

ACHERONTIA STYX

Death Head's hawkmoth from Thailand A1

$10.00 A1

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6H-376 new

ETERUSIA AEDEA EDOCLA

belongs to the Zygaenidae

$4.00 A1

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6H-377 new

ETERUSIA SP.NO.1

Size: 6.7 cm. from Vietnam

$4.00 A1

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8A-004 new

AMBLYPYGI SP.

famous whip scorpion. Mean looking with long legs.

$9.00 A1

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8C-063

ANGIAMINA FLORIDULA

Size: 13-14 cm. Large and beautiful cicada with terra cotta hindwings

$4.00 A1