Madagascan Sunset Moth (Chrysiridia Rhipheus)
Madagascan Sunset Moth (Chrysiridia Rhipheus)
Madagascan Sunset Moth (Chrysiridia Rhipheus)

Madagascan Sunset Moth (Chrysiridia Rhipheus)

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Easily the most vibrant and colourful moths we have here at The Specimen Cave. One of the most popular for collectors due to the striking oranges and greens in their markings. This frame shows the dorsal side of the moth, we also stock a frame that shows the ventral side (underside).

A beautiful Madagascan Sunset Moth in a handmade wooden frame, mounted on high quality ivory card. The scientific and common names are printed beneath the moth, and a small information sticker can be found on the back of the frame.

Moth Details:

  • Scientific Name: Chrysiridia Rhipheus
  • Common Name: Madagascan Sunset Moth
  • Family: Uraniidae
  • Locality: Madagascar
  • Average Wingspan: 65-95mm

Frame Details:

  • Internal Frame Size: 6x6 inches
  • External Frame Size: 182 x 182 x 33mm
  • Frame Colour: Black or White


Please Note: As these specimens are real insects, the one you receive may differ in size and shape to the one displayed. We ask that you bear this in mind, but if you have any concerns with you purchase, please contact us and we will do our very best to help.

Ethics: All of our specimens have died of natural causes and are sourced from conservation projects that work to support local communities and protect habitats. No insects were harmed for the purpose of making these frames.