3 Piece Insect in Resin Set, Real Insect Collection, Spider, Beetle, Oddities
3 piece tiny insect in resin set. The crystal clear lucite really enhances the amazing details, making for a great educational set. Not to mention its like getting your own ready made curiosities collection.
1 – Blister Beetle. It’s of the family Meloidae and has a defensive secretion of a blistering agent, cantharidin. Some say it “spits acid.” What you can’t see in the photos is that the orange is a beautiful, deep iridescence coloration.
1 – Jeweled Frog Beetle (S. buqueti) This beetle in resin has beautiful iridescent colors which seem to change depending on how you look at it. It’s strong hind legs are used for male -to-male combat and defense.
1 – wicked looking spider
All three Lucite blocks measure individually approx. 1 3/4 inches high by 1 1/8 inch wide.
Like all insects in resin, no two are the same. We guarantee a quality specimen. Size, color and positioning, may vary slightly than the ones in the photos.
* These insects are sustainable sourced, meaning that the sale of this item does not hurt the species or the environment.