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Indian whip-snake, Passerita mycterizans ; Head of Herpeton tentaculatum ; A poisonus snake (Elaps fulvius) swallowing a similarly coloured Opisthoglyphous snake (Homalocranium semicinctum).

Image ID: 807502

Indian whip-snake, Passerita mycterizans ; Head of Herpeton tentaculatum ; A poisonus snake (Elaps fulvius) swallowing a... (1911)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Indian whip-snake, Passerita mycterizans ; Head of Herpeton tentaculatum ; A poisonus snake (Elaps fulvius) swallowing a similarly coloured Opisthoglyphous snake (Homalocranium semicinctum).

Creator

: Frohawk, Frederick William, 1861-1946 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1911

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 25 x 19 cm. (9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Includes additional text. Image torn on top and bottom corners on right side. Figures numbered 8-10.

Original Source

: From The Encyclopaedia Britannica : a dictionary of arts, sciences literature and general information. (Cambridge, England : Cambridge University Press, 1911) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Snakes

Source Description

: 2 folders (50 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC SNAKE

Digital ID

: 807502

Record ID

: 713293

Digital Item Published

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

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