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[Parts of insects] [see Explanation of Fig. 1-4 in Notes]

Image ID: 107740

[Parts of insects] [see Explanation of Fig. 1-4 in Notes] (1837)

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Image Title

:  [Parts of insects] [see Explanation of Fig. 1-4 in Notes]


: Westwood, J. O. (John Obadiah), 1805-1893 -- Editor

Additional Name(s)

: Drury, Dru, 1725-1803 -- Author

Item Physical Description

: 27. 5 x 20 cm


: v. 1, Pl. [A], opp. p. Xxv


: Explanation of Fig. I. : a - The head; b b - The eyes; c c - The palpi; d d - The antennæ; e e - The shoulders. The patagia, or tippets, are placed here; f - The thorax. The part underneath and opposite to this is termed the breast; g - The abdomen, with the annuli or rings of which this part is composed; very conspicuous in such of the Lepidoptera as are figured in Plate 27, 28, and 29. A A - The anterior wings; B B - The posterior wings ....
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Standard Reference

: Gross, 1994, #104


: Illustrations of exotic entomology, containing upwards of six hundred and fifty figures and descriptions of foreign insects, interspersed with remarks and reflections on their nature and properties. By Dru Drury. A new ed., [..]

Source Description

: 3 v. plates (part col.) 30 cm.


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / General Research Division

Catalog Call Number

: QIL+ (Drury, D. Illustrations of exotic entomology)

Digital ID

: 107740

Record ID

: 114933

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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