Male Saw Tooth Beetle in Box Frame (Lamprima adolphinae)
A Saw Tooth Beetle mounted in a natural wood construction, professionally made with care from Devon.
Despite their ‘menacing’ appearance Lamprima adolphinae are not carnivorous and feed mostly on tree sap and rotting fruits.
Male specimens sport two large mandibles which are used for fighting other males, generally for mating or food.
Natural wood construction
Deep box frame
Metal hook on the back for easy and secure wall hanging if desired.
12 cm x 12 cm x 3.5cm (approximate)
Latin name: lamprima adolphinae
Approximate wingspan: 55mm
Approximate length: 55mm
Grown in West Papua, this gorgeous specimen is an excellent piece for any collector/photographer.
Excellent specimen and of A1 quality, cleverly packaged to ensure safe arrival.
Please note as every framed specimen is made to order, the one you receive may be slightly difference
More mounted species available in store!
These species are not protected under any law and are not part of CITES, it is perfectly legal to own this taxidermy specimen.
Sourced in accordance within the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981
For your peace of mind: All our specimens are either captive bred or from sustainable sources.
Your purchase helps conserve wildlife habitat for farming insects in third world countries. We do not sell endangered species or species taken from the wild.