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Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :[Skipper. ca 1818]

Reference Number: E-272-f-024

Three butterflies, one yellow with brown edged wings, one brown with yellow patches, both in flight and one yellow with brown patches on left wing feeding on a branch in flower. According to the artist's notes `Feeds on the broadgrass, zozani aquatica folding itself up in the leaf, frequents the rice fields, ditches and the sides of ponds in the lower parts of Georgia but is not common'.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Natural history drawings and Watercolours, related to Caterpillars and Butterflies.

Part of:
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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