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Tufted coquette.

Image ID: 820865

Tufted coquette. (1895)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Tufted coquette.


: Specht, Friedrich, 1839-1909 -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1895

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

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


: Printed on border: "2/3 nat. size." "The coquettes. This is a very recognised group of humming-birds by reason of the crested head, and the little spangled frills which are very conspicuous on each side of the neck. Twelve species are known, and the range of the genus extends from Southern Mexico, throughout the greater part of South America to Bolivia and Southern Brazil, …" Written on border: "Lophornis ornatus." Includes additional te ....
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Original Source

: From The Royal natural history. Warne, 1894-1896) Lydekker, Richard (1849-1915), Editor.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- hummingbird

Source Description

: 4 folders (124 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 820865

Record ID

: 694234

Digital Item Published

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

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