Mounted Swallowtail Butterfly from Peru
Mounted Swallowtail Butterfly from Peru . Mounted in Shadow box with Cotton Backing.
Swallowtails get their name from the "tails" on the back edge of their wings that reminded people of the forked tails of Swallows. Adults swallowtails have black or black and yellow/white wings, sometimes with additional blue or red markings.
Yellow Butterfly Meaning
Butterflies that are yellow, or have predominantly yellow markings, include sulfurs, swallowtails, and birdwings. The color yellow symbolizes happiness, optimism, intellect, and honor.