Eri Silkmoth

Regular price $110.00

Samia ricini is a member of the family Saturniidae which includes the giant silk moths. This moth is a domestic polyhybrid that has been bred for centuries due to the silk it makes. The name is based on the host plant used for feeding the caterpillars, castor, Ricinus communis.

This specimen is encased in a 9”x9” frame.