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LAST UPDATED - JULY 23, 2014

This month's update contains some interesting species from Indonesia including PAPILIO GAMBRISIUS, PERICLES,PARIS GEDEENSIS, DEIPHOBUS DEIPHOBUS, POLYPHONTES, ARISTOLOCHIAE; GRAPHIUM ANDROCLES, MILON, and CODRUS among the PAPILIONIDAE. also some nice Pieridae including DELIAS DURIS, JOICEYI, ROSENBERGIA, PERIBOEA, TIMORENSIS and IXIAS sp. Other nice species are CETHOSIA CYDIPPE and HYPOLIMNAS PANDARUS.
Among the moths are some magnificent Saturnidae from Cameroon and Guyane. Some of these are not mint flawless even among the A1 but these and A1/A- are in good enough condition for cabinet display. The A2 are quite good but do have flaws. However they are spectacular and very cheaply priced. Species represented include: NUDAURELIA AGLAOPE and DIONE, and ANTHINOIDES, PSEUDOBUNAEA TYRRHENA NEGLECTA and ILLUSTRIS, AURIVILLIUS TRIRAMIS, DACTYLOCERAS LUCINA, GOODIA OXYTELA, EPIPHORBAS PLOETZI, PSEUDIMBRASIA DEROYLEI, GONIMBRASIA BELINA, males and females of which the larvae used as a source of food in Southeast Africa; MICRAGONE NEONUBIFERA and MARTINAE, ORTHOGONIOPTELUM MONOCHROMUM, CARNEGIA MIRABILIS and many more.
From Guyane or French Guiana we offer some pretty AUTOMERIS, ADELONEIVA, EACLES, COPAXA, DIRPHIA, PSEUDODIRPHIA, ARSENURA and from the United States a new batch of bred
HYALOPHORA CECROPIA, ANTHERAEA OCULEA and POLYPHEMUS OLIVACEA.
from Tropical America we have singles of PAPILIO CACICUS, BATTUS LYCIDAS AND BELUS COCHABAMBA, PREPONA PRAENESTE, MORPHO HELENA, and a few CALIGO OBERTHUERI, PREPONA PHERIDAMAS and EURYADES CORETHRUS.
We have lowered the price of Morpho menelaus. Wholesale prices do not guarantee all will be absolutely A1. Payment must be made in advance for this species.
From Costa Rica we are able to offer the gorgeous PSEUDODIRPHIA MENANDER, from Madagascar ARGEMA MITTREI, The Comet Moth, and Thysannia agrippina from Peru, among others.
Among the other orders of insects we have PHYLLIUM CELEBICUM, GOLOFA AECUS, and many others.

Other interesting species

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1P-091 new

EURYADES CORETHRUS

An unusual Papilio with remarkable colors

$18.00 A1

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1M-001

ANTIRRHAEA AVERNUS

Male- A1/A- or good A-

$4.00 A1/A-   $3.00 A-

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3P-012 new

GRAPHIUM MILON

Size: 6.8 cm. Beautiful large emerald green butterfly from Buru

$3.50 A1

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3E-072 new

HEBOMOIA LEUCIPPE

Large yellow with orange tips

$4.50 A1

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3E-104 new

DELIAS ROSENBERGI CHRYSOLENCA

very scarce

$5.50 A1

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3E-153 new

DELIAS JOICEYI

a splendid olive green butterfly-rqre

$10.00 A1

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3E-156 new

IXIAS VOLLENHOVENII

Size: 4.5 cm. very pretty sp. from Timor

$4.75 A1

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3N-006 new

CETHOSIA CYDIPPE

Beautiful vivid red lacewing butterfly

$4.50 A1   $3.00 A1/A-   $8.00 Pair

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3D-029 new

IDEA LEUCONOE ROEPKI

little known sub-species from Sumatra

$4.75 A1

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4N-150 new

PRECIS OCTAVIA

The gorgeous dry season form with its magnificent blue and orange spots along the borders of the wings. South Africa. Very hard to get. Only a few.

$10.00 A1

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6H-269 new

ERASMIA PULCHERA CHINENSIS

a spectacular day-flying moth from Thailand

$6.75 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.

$20.00 A1   $15.00 A1/A-   $10.00 A-

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6H-286 new

ANTHERAEA OCULEA

Western polyphemus moth-A1/and A-

$4.50 A1/A-   $3.00 A-

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6H-287 new

SALASSA FANIPANA

Size: 12.5 cm. A giant attractive Saturnid from Cambodia. Quality of A1 specimens is near A1, A- specimens are quite good-a chip or two. One pair with A1 male and A- female.

$12.00 A1   $10.00 A1/A-   $6.00 A-
$20.00 Pair

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6H-289 new

PSEUDODIRPHIA AGIS

Size: 6 cm. a most unsually marked moth - Guyane

$5.00 A1   $4.00 A1/A-

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6H-303 new

ANTHERAEA POLYPHEMUS OLIVACEA

Size: 9.5 cm. stunnimg moth from Colorado. difficult to obtain

$8.00 A1   $6.00 A1/A-

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7S-009 new

GOLOFA AECUS

Size: 4.5 cm. 2 large vertical horns-impressive beetle

$5.00 A1