Butterflies SHOP

Buy butterflies for use in art, craft projects, butterfly collections, & creative decorations.

All butterfly specimens for sale are farm raised butterflies from around the world that died from natural causes.

Click on the links or butterfly images below for more information and to purchase the butterfly specimen.

Morphidae / Blue Morphos & Others

For many years the naming of Morpho butterfly species has been surrounded in confusion and controversy. The goal of TBC is to provide a great resource for anyone to buy dried butterflies and be as scientifically accurate as possible. For this reason, when we identify Morphos we offer for sale, we use the wonderful series of Morpho reference books created and authored by Patrick Blandin. Blandin is the first to create a comprehensive revision of Morphos since the historical works of Eugène Le Moult and Pierre Réal over a half-century ago! Older names and other synonyms will be noted in descriptions and we will do our best to illustrate and describe variations, forms and more.
 

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Mor111 Peru M A1/Np 110 $7.50
Mor140 Peru M A1/Np 140-150mm $59.00
Mor170 Peru M A1/Np 150mm $34.95
Mor181 Rondos, Tingo Maria Peru M NP/A- 150 $12.50
Mor185
AKA: Cypris

Morpho cypris Blue Morpho

Boyaca, Columbia M A1 120 $90.00
Mor185F
AKA: Cypris

Morpho cypris Gold Female

Boyaca, Columbia F A1 120+ $1,200.00
Mor190F Linden, Guyana F A1/NP 125mm $24.95
Mor200 Iquitos, Peru M NP/A- 120 $39.00
Mor208 Cuzco, Peru M A1 130 $9.95
Mor280 Tingo Maria, Peru M A1/NP 80 $12.95
Mor282 Linden, Guyana M A1/NP 80 $7.95
Mor299 Chontachaca, Cuzco Peru M A1 110+ $14.95
Mor300F Linden, Guyana F A1/NP 110 $21.95
Mor300F A- Linden, Guyana F A- 110 $12.95
Mor375 Tingo Maria, Peru M A1 130 $74.95
Mor375F Tingo Maria, Peru F A1 150 $350.00
CRCH-Mor405B Peru M A1/Np 140mm+ $12.95

Satyridae / Glasswings & Satyrs

Preserved glasswing butterflies and satyrs highlight the delicate nature of the Satyridae. Buy butterflies such as glasswings & satyrs for a rare addition to your butterfly display case.

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Sty143 Iquitos, Peru M A1 50 $5.95
Sty143F Iquitos, Peru F A1 50 $4.95
Sty150 Satipo, Peru M A1 50 $3.95

Nymphalidae / Meadow Wanderers

Nymphalidae, also know as meadow wanderers, are extremely vibrant specimens making the average butterfly display explode with color. With over thirty years of experience in butterfly preservation, we are a proud supplier of Nymphalidae, all rated for excellent quality.

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Nym107 Satipo, Peru M A1 75 $22.95
Nym109 Tingo Maria, Peru M A1 75 $59.95
Nym111 Tingo Maria, Peru M A1 75 $125.00
Nym157 Junin, Satipo Peru M A1 45-55 $3.49
Nym1981 Peru M A1 80 $5.95
Nym215 Iquitos,Peru M A1 50 $9.95
Nym250 Shimabemzo, Satipo Peru M A1 35 $4.95
Nym276 Shimabemzo, Satipo Peru M A1 35 $4.95
Nym293 Ambon Island, Indonesia M A1 60 $6.95
Nym334 Beparasy, Madagascar M A1 75 $4.95
Nym428 Bangui, Central Africa M A1 55 $5.95
Nym452 Satipo, Peru M A1 50+ $2.95
Nym506 Satipo, Junin Peru M A1 60 $5.49
Nym545 Beparasy, Madagascar M A1/Np 85 $7.95
Nym550 Palawan, Philippines M A1 85 $3.95
Nym638 Phoenix, Arizona M A1 65 $6.95
Nym650 Satipo, Peru M A1/NP 65 $4.95
Nym650B Satipo, Peru M A1/NP 65-70mm $5.95
Nym730 Madagascar M A1/Np 50 $4.95
Nym747F Junin, Satipo Peru F A1 90 $485.00
Nym773 Beparasy, Madagascar M A1 55 $2.95
Nym775 A- Beparasy, Madagascar M A- 55 $2.50

Papilionidae / Swallowtails & More

Swallowtail butterflies and other types of butterflies have been preserved for collectors of all types. Explore over fifty types of swallowtail butterflies for sale and other preserved Papilionidae collected from different countries all over the world.

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Pap121 Philippines M A1 60-70mm $17.50
Pap121F Philippines F A1 60-70mm $15.50
Pap121P Philippines M&F A1 60-70mm $24.95
Pap129 Peru M A1 60-70mm $4.95
Pap146 Peru M A1 65 $2.95
Pap158LF Gainsville, Florida F A1 65 $5.95
Pap158TF Gainsville, Florida F A1/Np 65 $5.95
Pap164 Bogata, Columbia M A1 80 $4.95
Pap179 Palawan, Philippines M A1 70 $1.50
Pap237
AKA: Sarpedon

Graphium sarpedon

Palawan, Philippines M A1/NP 70 $4.95
Pap304 Philippines M A1 50+ $4.95
Pap304F Philippines F A1 50+ $4.95
Pap322F Satipo, Peru F A1 110 $50.00
Pap365 Marinduque, Philippines M A1 65 $1.95
Pap388 Georgia, USA M A1 90 $5.95
Pap388BF Georgia, USA F A1/Np 90 $5.95
Pap478 Florida, USA M A1/Np 90 $5.95
Pap478F Florida, USA F A1/Np 90+ $7.95
Pap501 E Java Island, Indonesia M A1 75+ $5.95
Pap511 Alabama, USA M A1 65 $5.95
Pap511F Alabama, USA F A1 65-70mm $6.95
Pap520 San Antonio, Satipo Peru M A1 125+ $4.95
Pap541 Ceram Island, Indonesia M A1 100 $9.95
Pap558 Mindoro Island, Philippines M A1 120 $80.00
Pap560B Peru M A1 50+ $6.95

Ornithoptera / Birdwings

Birdwings come preserved with expert care. Add birdwings ranging from aesacus to croesus and other types of Ornithoptera to your preserved butterfly collection.

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Orn625PV Obi island, Indonesia P Mint 125+ $485.00
Orn630P Arfak Mnts, Irian Jaya Indonesia P A1 105+ $349.00
Orn630F Arfak Mnts, Irian Jaya Indonesia F A1 100+ $90.00
Orn637F Halmahera Island, Indonesia F A1 165+ $9.95
Orn646F Indonesia F A1 190 $48.95
Orn656P Indonesia P A1 95 $389.00

Heliconiidae / Long-Wings

Long wing butterflies make colorful additions to any butterfly display. Find butterflies with the most unique and beautiful qualities, especially these long wing butterflies, and add them to your collection!

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Hel246 Atalaya, Peru M A1 55 $3.75
Hel400 Satipo, Peru M A1 60 $3.95

Danaidae / Tigers & Crows

'Rice Paper' butterflies are stunning in collections!  Their large wings are translucent white attractively patterned in smokey black and gray.  They glide through rainforests slowly making easy targets for predators to see.  But like the Monarch butterfly, they are distasteful because of the food plants they eat as caterpillars and birds and insects recognize their wings which give warning about their nasty taste - in the same way some bees advertize with their black and yellow striped warning colors.

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Dan120 Cen. Africa M A1 65 $2.95
Dan157 Sulawesi M A1 80 $4.95
Dan170 Sulawesi M A1 80 $5.95
Dan178 Sulawesi Island, Indonesia M NP 120+ $5.95

Pieridae / Jezabels & Yellows

Jezebels and yellow butterflies are our specialty at The Butterfly Company. Find butterflies dried and preserved for displays and collections and ask about additional services and butterfly spreading options.

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Pie120 Philippines M A1 50-60mm $1.49
Pie132 Polk County, Florida M A1 45 $0.90
Pie263 Indonesia M A1 40-50mm $2.95
Pie277 Irian Jaya, Indonesia M A1 45 $2.95
Pie410 Irian Jaya, Indonesia M A1 45 $2.95
Pie570 Peru M A1 50 $3.95
Pie632 Philippines M A1 70 $5.95
Pie714F Philippines F A1 50-60mm $3.95
Pie715 Madre De Dios, Peru M A1 50 $1.50
Pie782 Peru M A1 45 $2.95

Lycaenidae Etc. / Mini Butterflies

Find and buy butterflies for display including rare, brilliant Lycaenidae, including other colorful types of butterflies. With over thirty years of experience in butterfly preservation, our team is well-traveled and highly knowledgeable about different butterflies from all over the world.

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Lyc290 Satipo, Peru M A1 40 $3.95
Lyc450 Indonesia M A1 20-30 $4.95

Brassolidae / Owl Butterflies

The owl butterfly, also known as the Brassolidae, makes a unique addition to your butterfly display. Find butterflies like this Owl Face that have been professionally preserved by our experts and add them to your classroom, home decor, or exhibit in a butterfly collection.

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Bra100F Otanche, Colombia F A1 160 $12.95

Assortments and Kits

Order different types of butterfly related products, start-up kits with a butterfly display case, activity kits, as well as an assortment of butterfly collection activity kits.

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Abf202 North America M A1/NP 40+ $19.95
Abf202M North America M A1/A- 40+ $23.95
Abf205 SE Asia Region M A1/NP 40+ $24.95
BFK101 World-wide M A1 40+ $84.95
BFK8-A Africa M A1 12x12" $54.95
BFK8-I Indonesia M A1 12x12" $64.95
BFK8-N North America M A1 40+ $54.95
BFK8-S South America M A1 40+ $64.95
BFK-Mor Guyana, South America M A1/NP 85 $13.50
BFK-Sun Madagascar F A1/NP 75+ $9.95
BFK-Uly Indonesia M A1 90 $15.50

Butterfly Wings for Crafts

Order butterfly wings to use in crafts, artwork, and jewelry creations! All butterfly wings are from farm-raised butterflies around the world that died from natural causes. Click on the item or butterfly wings image for more information or to purchase the product.

image item # name origin sex quality size mm price
Abf290 Various M Good 50+ $24.95
Abf251 World-wide M Good 40+ $39.95
Abf251-B World-wide M Poor 40+ $18.95
Abf256 Madagascar M Good 50+ $29.95
Abf276xlg USA M or F Good 30+ $36.95
Abf291B Guyana M Poor 50+ $29.95

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