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The fly: Fig. 1. Section of Fly, showing nervous system, &c.: a, wing; b, nervous system, Fig. 2. Antenna of fly, Fig. 2a. Sensory depressions  and closed sacs on the same, highly magnified. , Fig. 3. One of the halteres, Fig. 3a, b. Vesicles at the base of the same, highly magnified, Fig. 4. Leg of fly: a, coxa; b, trochanter; c, femur; d, e, tibia; f, tarsus, Fig. 5. Trachea, or respiratory tube, with coil.

Image ID: 400587

The fly: Fig. 1. Section of Fly, showing nervous system, &c.: a, wing; b, nervous system, Fig. 2. Antenna of fly, Fig. 2... (1860)

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Image Title

:  The fly: Fig. 1. Section of Fly, showing nervous system, &c.: a, wing; b, nervous system, Fig. 2. Antenna of fly, Fig. 2a. Sensory depressions and closed sacs on the same, highly magnified. , Fig. 3. One of the halteres, Fig. 3a, b. Vesicles at the base of the same, highly magnified, Fig. 4. Leg of fly: a, coxa; b, trochanter; c, femur; d, e, tibia; f, tarsus, Fig. 5. Trachea, or respiratory tube, with coil.

Additional Name(s)

: Samuelson, James, b. 1829 -- Author
Hicks, J. B. -- Author

Medium

: Lithographs

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 19 x 12.5 cm.

Item/Page/Plate

: Pl. VI

Source

: Humble creatures; part I. The earthworm, and the common housefly. In eight letters. By James Samuelson, assisted by J. Braxton Hicks. ... With microscopic illustrations by the authors [2nd ed.]

Source Description

: viii, 79 p. viii pl. (incl. front.) 20 cm

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / General Research Division

Catalog Call Number

: QI (Samuelson, J. Humble creatures. 1860)

Digital ID

: 400587

Record ID

: 207490

Digital Item Published

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

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