Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :Quaker moth. [ca 1820]
Reference Number: E-272-f-059
Two light brown moths in flight, shown with pupa and caterpillar. According to artist's notes 'Taken on the Zornia Tetraphylla, but is most frequent on Oaks - went into the ground and made a case of dirt 28th April, bred 26th Feby. The moth frequents plum blossoms of a night, not very 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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