This unique, high quality acrylic resin contains a beautiful real life specimen of the Common Bluebottle Butterfly that allows children to see a close-up of the insect from different angles.
Graphium sarpedon or the Common Bluebottle Butterfly is a species of swallowtail butterfly, that is found in South and Southeast Asia, as well as eastern Australia. There are approximately sixteen subspecies with differing geographical distributions
It is an excellent resource to promote scientific inquiry and investigation. Works great on a light box or in combination with a magnifier.The block is very sturdy and is safe to use by young children.
Pair this with our insect themed books and materials:
- Montessori garden and insects playkit
- Insects 3D interactive pop up book
- Magic Hole : Bugs in the garden
- Peep inside the garden
- First the egg
- The very hungry caterpillar