Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :Pompion coccinella. Pompion cimex [Between 1818 and 1820]
Reference Number: E-272-f-003
Seven insects at various stages on or near a flowering vine. According to the artist's notes, Fig. 1, 'Feeds on the Pompion vine, changed 26th Jul, b. 1st Aug and is a common species. Fig. 3. Pompion Cimex. Feeds on the Pompion, when young is like fig 3, when full grown is like fig. 4, Aug 18th it shed its skin for the last time and became the Cimex in fig. 5 - is not a very common species'.
Abbot, John 1751-1840 :Original drawings of insects by J Abott. [1816?], Reference Number E-272-f (103 digitised items)
Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour on cream wove paper 342 x 248 mm. Vertical imageSingle art work
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