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Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :Little spotted rufous moth. [ca 1818]

Reference Number: E-272-f-103

Two moths in flight, shown with pupa and caterpillar. According to artist's notes `Taken on the Argimone mexicana. Feeds also on Myrtle. Spun up in the leaves 21st April, bred 7th May. Is not common'.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Natural history drawings and Watercolours, related to Moths and Caterpillars.

Part of:
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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