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Bevalet, Antoine Germain, 1779-ca 1850 :Helice de radama ... Madagascar ... Bulime de Shongi ... Bulimus Shongii (Less.) Nouv. Zelande. Bevalet pinx. Coutant sculp. Voy. de la Coquille. Mollusques. no. 7. [Paris], Remond, [1826]

Reference Number: PUBL-0116-mol-07

Snails and their shells, with a large Madagascan specimen at the top of the page, A Chilean snail crawling along a branch in the centre, small shells from Tahiti and Papua New Guinea and front and back views of the larger flax snail of New Zealand at the bottom of the page. Lesson, the botanist aboard the Coquille, named it Bulimus Shongii after Ngapuhi chief Hongi

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1 image, categorised under Lithographs and Natural history prints, related to Rene Primevere Lesson, Jean Louis Denis Coutant, Antoine Germain Bevalet, Hongi Hika, Bay of Islands and Mollusca.

Part of:
Duperrey, Louis Isidore, 1786-1865 :Voyage autour du monde ... (Paris, Arthus Bertrand, 1826). Atlas. Zoologie., Reference Number PUBL-0116 (4 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Lithograph, hand-coloured, 315 x 495 mm. Single art work

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-006476)

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