Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :Green sphinx. [ca 1818]
Reference Number: E-272-f-031
Shows a green moth. According to the artist's notes `Feeds on the Vitis arborea and grape. The caterpillar is often stung by a minute Ichneumon, is rare in the country, but is more frequent in and about Savannah'.
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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