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Hairy-breasted barbet -- Laimodon hirsútus.

Image ID: 820222

Hairy-breasted barbet -- Laimodon hirsútus. (1860)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Hairy-breasted barbet -- Laimodon hirsútus.


: Coleman, W. S. (William Stephen), 1829-1904 -- Artist
Dalziel Brothers -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1860

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 14 cm. (7 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)


: Printed on border: "The barbets form one of the groups into which the birds of the woodpecker tribe are divided. The hairy-breasted barbet is, perhaps, the most curious of all the barbets, on account of the peculiarity from which it derives its name. The feathers of the breast are much stiffer than the others, and more sharply pointed..." Includes additional text. Pink marks on image.

Original Source

: From Routledge's picture book of birds, engraved. Routledge, 1860) Dalziel Brothers , Engraver. Wood, J. G. (John George) (1827-1889), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- A-B

Source Description

: 1 folder (25 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 820222

Record ID

: 692805

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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