Batesian Mimicry Butterfly Entomount

EntomountTM preparation. Müllerian mimicry is the physical resemblance between 2 or more poisonous, harmful, or distasteful species. The monarch Danaus plexippus (Danaidae) and viceroy Limenitis archippus butterflies have evolved to resemble each other. This adaptive advantage causes predators to avoid butterflies with the coloration and markings of monarchs and viceroys. In 6 1/2 x 8 1/2" Riker mount.