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Source:   Insects -- hornet

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Female of the hornet (Vespa crabro).

Image ID: 806582

Female of the hornet (Vespa crabro).

Image Details

Image Title

:  Female of the hornet (Vespa crabro).

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm. (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)


: Printed on image: "ES". "XA.v.W.A.". "a. in flight, b. side view, c. a piece of comb with covered and empty cells, d. larva, e. chrysalis (d and e slightly enlarged)."

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 -- hornet

Source Description

: 1 folder (3 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 806582

Record ID

: 716670

Digital Item Published

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

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