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[Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von], 1828-1868:Tyrannus melanctolicus. V. Myiarchus. [1856]

Reference Number: A-198-035

On the left, a drawing of Tryannus melancholicus, also known as Tropical kingbird, shown perched on a branch. The head is slate grey, the back pale green with pale brown bands towards the tail. The wings and tail feathers are brown. The throat is white and underparts yellow. The bill is black. On the right, Myiarchus tyrannus, also known as Brown-crested flycatcher, shown perched on a branch.

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

Part of:
[Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von] 1828-1868, attributed works:[Central American birds 1856?], Reference Number A-198-025/046 (18 digitised items)

Extent: 2 watercolour(s)Watercolours, 104 x 115 mm and 104 x 115 glued to backing paper. Horizontal imageArt works

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