Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :Maple moth. [ca 1820]
Reference Number: E-272-f-065
The maple moth in flight, shown with pupa and caterpillar. According to artist's notes `Taken on the Collensonia candensis, but feeds mostly on Maple. Spun up 22nd June, bred 6th July, another that spun up 9th Sepr, bred 25th April 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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