Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :Streaked rufous looper. [ca 1818]
Reference Number: E-272-f-088
Two moths in flight, shown with pupa and caterpillar on a hibiscus with a white flower. According to artist's notes `Taken on the Hibiscus Scaber mich, but feeds mostly on Myrtle. Spun up in the leaves 14th May, bred 28th. Frequents the sides of swamps, is 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 347 x 247 mm. Vertical imageSingle art work
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