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Callidryas Eubule andTerias Mexicana.
Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly, underside, caterpillar and chrysalis (1-4) and the Comma Butterfly underside, caterpillar and chrysalis. (5-8).
Bees (Apis): Queen, drone and worker 1-3, details of legs 5-6, Combs 7,8,9,21, stinger 10, ovary 11, eggs to larvae 12-17, larvae to nymph 18-20. Engraved by John Pass.
Donovan’s Bumblebee (Bombus Donovellus) and the Valparaiso Bumblebee (Bombus Grandis).
Cramer’s Rhetus: Two views. Rhetus Cramerii from Bahia.
Earwig; Madiera roach and Praying Mantis; Foricula biguttata, Blatta maderae, Mantis oratoria with segment details.
Golden ringed Dragonfly, Cordulegaster annulatus. Male and female.
Papilio Harrisianus from Brazil, two views. Named after Moses Harris.
Blue Morpho (Morpho helenor): Upper and underside.
Striped Blue Crow (Euploea linniace) and Monarch (Euploea fexinne).
Yellow under-wing White Butterfly; Pieris (Melete) Limnobia from Rio de Janeiro.
Great Morman Butterfly with caterpillar: Papilio Memnon from India.
Argynnis aglaia and Breathis euphrosyne. Two examples of each.
Scarlet Tiger Moth, pahlaena dominula and Hound’s Tongue, cynoglossum officinale.
Brimstone Butterfly, papilia rhamn and a Buckthorn branch, rhamnus catharticus.
Dragonflies: Bar winged skimmer (Libellula axilena) and Twelve spotted skimmer (Libellula pulchella).
Bees: Orange tailed Bumblebee (Bombus lapidarius) and a Cander Bumblebee (Bombus muscorium).
Cracker Butterflies: Blue cracker (Peridromia arethusa) and Red cracker (Peridromia amphinome).
On the White-thorn Tree and the Gooseberry bush with chrysalis and moths.
Madagascan Sunset Moth: Urania Riphaeus.
Clouded Yellow Butterfly, female, underside, a variety of, caterpillar and chrysalis (1-6) and the Pale Clouded Yellow Butterfly, female and caterpillar. (7-9).
Arpidea Chorinaea. Butterfly with Caterpiller and Crysalis.
Marsh Ringlet Butterfly, underside (1-3), Small Heath Butterfly underside, caterpillar (4-5) and the White Admiral Butterfly underside, caterpillar and chrysalis. (6-9).
Leilus Occidentalis from Jamaica.
Insects (Entymology): Orders of Linneas. The Coleopterous male 1, femaile 2, Hemipterous male 3, female 4, with egs and larvae, Lepidopterous 5, 6, eggs 7-9, Neuropterous male 10, female 11, Hymenopterous male12 female 13, Dipterous male 14 , female 15 Apterous female 16, male 17, Engraved by John Pass.
Unicorn or Bindweed Hawk Moth, sphynx tillae and the Guernsey Lily, amarylis sarniensi.
Butterflies: Morpho adonis and Pavonia anaxandra.
Giant butterfly moth, Papua day-flying night moth, and Joseph’s Coat moth. Castinia Japyx, Cocytia durvillii and Agarista agricola.Castinia Japyx, Cocytia durvillii and Agarista agricola.
Bees: Large shaggy (1. Panurgus Banksianus), Long horned (2. Eucera longicornis), and Potter flower (3. Anthophora retusa).