Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :Great waved looper moth. [Between 1816 and 1818]
Reference Number: E-272-f-070
Two moths in flight, shown with pupa and caterpillar. According to artist's notes `Feeds on the Myulocarium ligustrinum, Iron wood and Birch. Spun up in the leaves 10th April bred 14th May. Frequents the Oak woods and swamps. Is a very rare species'.
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
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