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Linked to a great NYTimes slideshow of the Academy of Natural Sciences collections. A selection from the butterfly and moth collection of Titian R. Peale, a noted century entomologist.

Purple locust cloche (I know they aren't butterflies but where else was I to…

I am an artist in the UK and a little bit obsessed with insects! So a few years ago I tried to recreate my favourite specimens using recycled paper, wire and thread. I now have a collection of around 100 different species and am still adding to it!  The insects are all hand cut using a scalpel and some of them are embroidered by hand to create their patterns and textures.

Types of Bugs with Pictures and Names (How to Prevent Bugs In House

You might remember Kate Kato's work from our post last year. However, after clapping our eyes on her latest designs, we simply had to share. The UK-based artist is a self-confessed insect addict, and.

Taxidermy Mounted Butterfly Collections @ www.BugsDirect.com

Shop for Butterfly Gifts, Real Framed Butterflies & Insect Displays. Real Framed Insects and Butterflies in Artistic DoubleGlass Frames.

Butterfly Specimen Box | From a unique collection of antique and modern curiosities at http://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/more-furniture-collectibles/curiosities/

Butterfly Specimen Box

The Butterfly Project : Add personality to your home with DIY butterfly frames. – The Interior Perspective

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Top 14 Most Beautiful Butterflies in the World [Amazing Colors & Shapes]

Make one special photo charms for your pets, 100% compatible with your Pandora bracelets.  My hubby and boys would love to display their collection in our home like this...

Memorable Charms Square Shape

This would be a nice way to display my bone collection. Glass case in a well-lit room so you can see them well and it doesn't seem creepy :P

Would be great for a project like this http://pinterest.com/pin/157063105724330971/ or this http://pinterest.com/pin/157063105724046936/ // Cavallini Butterflies Wrapping Paper - Paper Source

This lovely print features a collection of butterflies marked with scientific names. A wonderful vintage design to use as gift wrap or frame as art. Printed on Italian acid free paper. From Cavallini

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I love the black on black with the bright colours in the middle. DEYROLLE - Entomologie, vente dinsectes et de papillons

Bugs and misc.

Arsenic was one of taxidermy’s earliest preservatives. In those days, competition was fierce, so methods of preservation differed from taxidermist to taxidermist and were closely guarded—some even went to the grave without revealing their secrets.