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Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :Thyreus Abbottii. [ca 1830]

Reference Number: PUBL-0070-3

A sphinx moth shown in its larval, pupal and adult form. Named by Swainson for American lepidopterist John Abbot of Georgia.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Lithographs and Natural history prints, related to John Abbot and Moths.

Part of:
Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :Zoological illustrations, or original figures and descriptions of new, rare and interesting animals, selected chiefly from the classes of ornithology, entomology and conchology, and arranged on the principles of Cuvier and ot, Reference Number PUBL-0070 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Lithograph, hand-coloured, 250 x 340 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: Colour laser copyIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-005945)

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