Butterfly Art Inc.
75074 Cambrian RPO NW
Canada T2K 6J8
CAUTION: the order will be dispatched only when your cheque is received and cleared.
We work and abide with CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species). All materials offered are imported with the help and guidance of the Canadian Wildlife Service. Some species appear on Appendix II of CITES. While these species are not really endangered they might become so if not regulated. Any such listed species offered is listed with a star (*) and will be accompanied by a CITES re-export permit issued by the Canadian Management Authority. Each permit can accommodate a large number of species and numbers of specimens. No CITES application will be necessary for orders within Canada. The original permit numbers will be supplied with the order if requested.
PACKING AND POSTAGE RATES
Due to ongoing shipping difficulties we no longer ship to Italy.
In Canada and the USA we prefer regular parcel service provided by Canada Post. International Parcels are sent via small packet airmail
For registered mail we add USD 10.00 via Paypal money request.
Postage rates are subject to change.
A1 As perfect as all reasonable expectations dictate. Many are ex-pupae bred (EP). Antennae may be off, though most specimen antennae are intact.
A1/A1- Virtually perfect and fresh. Sometimes only antennae missing. Excellent quality at significant savings. Specimens sold with a 40-50% discount compared to A1 specimen.
A1- Flaws, but generally respectable. Specimens generally easily repairable. Excellent for framing. Representing up to 75% discount compared to A1 price.
A2 Very good second quality. Specimen having an significant defect: often a leg or a missing piece of leg or chips in the wing. Usually easily repairable. Sometimes accompanied by spare parts. Up to 90% discount compared to the A1 specimen. Good for representing a rare species at cheaper cost.
ABBREVIATIONS USED IN THE CATALOGUE
P pair (male and female)