These absolutely fabulous earrings are the purple spotted swallowtail and have been meticulously made out of sterling silver. These gorgeous butterflies hang from shepherds hooks and have the dimensions 31mm x 30mm. The purple spotted swallowtail is just one species of the swallowtail but it is gorgeous with its colours. The butterfly has purples, greens and blue covering its black wings and is truly a magical creature. This butterfly only lives in elevations of 4,500 to 8,000 feet and can only be found in the highlands of Papua New Guinea.