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Engraving beetle (Bostrychus typographus).

Image ID: 806397

Engraving beetle (Bostrychus typographus).

Image Details

Image Title

:  Engraving beetle (Bostrychus typographus).

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 11 x 14 cm. (4 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)


: Printed on border: "a. beetle, b. larva, natural size and enlarged; c. chrysalis, d. leg, e. foot, f. feeler, all enlarged; g. brood colony, and h. star-shaped piece of the Bostrychus chalcographus. Natural size."

Original Source

: From Brehm's zoological atlas classified in fifty-five sheets. (Edinburgh : T. Ruddiman Johnston,) Brehm, Alfred Edmund (1829-1884), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Insects -- beetle

Source Description

: 2 folders (50 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC INSE-Beet

Digital ID

: 806397

Record ID

: 715661

Digital Item Published

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

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