Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :Black forester. [ca 1820]
Reference Number: E-272-f-039
A black Forester in flight with pupa and caterpillar. According to artist's notes 'Feeds on the sassafrass. Went into the ground 17th May, bred 2 June. Flies in the day in the Oak woods but is not common'.
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 246 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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