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Slide set: Entomology: variety of insect form (lecture: York & Son, 28 slides, 1894)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
The Goliath Beetle. Goliathus druryi
Slide 2
A Brazilian Beetle. Dynastes Hercules
Slide 3
Sacred Beetle of the Egyptians. Ateuchus sacer
Slide 4
Dung Beetle. Phanaeus carnifex
Slide 5
Lamellicorn Beetle. Megaceras chorinoeus
Slide 6
Stag Beetle flying. Lucanus cervus
Slide 7
Stag Beetle
Slide 8
Longicorn Beetle. Psalidognathus
Slide 9
An Indian Beetle. Botacera albomaculata
Slide 10
Colorado Potato Beetle. Doryphera decemlineata
Slide 11
Blister Beetle. Cantharis vesicatoria
Slide 12
Larva of Water Beetle. Hydrocharis
Slide 13
Bee Parasite. Stylops
Slide 14
Earwig. Forficula
Slide 15
Cockroach. Periplaneta Orientalis
Slide 16
Cockroach. Periplaneta Americana
Slide 17
Wingless Stick-Insect
Slide 18
Winged Stick-Insect
Slide 19
Leaf Insect. Phasmidae
Slide 20
Grasshopper. Locusta viridissima
Slide 21
Slide 22
Lantern Fly. Fulgora Laternaria
Slide 23
Slide 24
Indian Bug. Belostoma indica
Slide 25
Stalk-Eyed Fly. Diopsis
Slide 26
Flea. Pulex
Slide 27
Bristle-Tail. Thysanuran
Slide 28
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1894-1914 (item ref. 712)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 323)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 314)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

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drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Entomology: variety of insect form (London: York & Son, n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title Entomology (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)


28 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001022

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 1 May 2024

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