Mounting & Preserving

Most insects are dry preserved, normally on pins, once dry the specimens will keep indefinitely as long as they’re properly cared for and stored. If you have a dried unmounted specimen you’ll need to ‘relax’ it before you can pin it into the desired position. *NOTE: keep in mind that there are many different ways…

About TheButterflyBabe

‘Butterflies are among the most beautiful and delicate creatures on earth. They serve an essential purpose that supports all life on earth: pollinating plants in the environments’ My Name is Sarah Folts, most know me as The Butterfly Babe. I am creating this blog to share the knowledge I’ve collected in my studies on entomology…