Anise Swallowtail Resin Earrings
Anise Swallowtail Resin Earrings
Anise Swallowtail Resin Earrings
Anise Swallowtail Resin Earrings
Anise Swallowtail Resin Earrings
Anise Swallowtail Resin Earrings
Anise Swallowtail Resin Earrings
Anise Swallowtail Resin Earrings

Anise Swallowtail Resin Earrings

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Anise Swallowtail Resin Earrings -- Papilio zelicaon

Within Oregon and the Pacific Northwest, this beautiful small butterfly can be found in almost any habitat.  The caterpillars accept a wide range of host plants from the parsley and carrot families, and can sometimes be found on garden parsley and fennel.

There are multiple broods in Oregon, with the last caterpillars overwintering as pupae to eclose (hatch) in April.  Desert populations typically just have one spring brood, as the host plant is dried up before the start of summer. 

Item Details:

  • Two gorgeous real Anise Swallowtail wings, from one specimen for symmetry.   Choose top facing or bottom facing (Same species, but what side of the wing faces outward from the ear).
  • Wings have a gorgeous epoxy resin finish on each side.
  • Very lightweight.
  • Choice of .925 sterling silver ear wires, or hypoallergenic Niobium ear wires.  (Niobium are less shiny, but contain no nickel.  See picture)