Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :Papilio Danai Cleome. [ca. 1820]
Reference Number: E-272-f-012
Three cream coloured butterflies with brown edged wings and one yellowish butterfly. According to the artist's notes 'Feeds on the Cleome pentaphilles. This butterfly is in some summers very common in Savannah, breeding in the gardens and yards where the plant grows in plenty'.
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
Historical Notes: See: Parkinson, P.G. in Turnbull Library record, vol 11 no 1 May 1978.
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