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Ctenophora flabellata Asilus crabroniformis, laphria gigas, mallephore infernnalis and Midas giganteus with segment details.
Dragonflies: Brilliant Emerald Somatochlora metallica and Northern Emerald Somatochlora arctica.
Great Tortoise Shell Butterfly, papilia chloros and an Elm branch, ulmus campestris.
Cramer’s Rhetus: Two views. Rhetus Cramerii from Bahia.
SOLD Tarantism, considered a form of possession from the spider’s bite, was believed to be cured with music and dancing.
Orange Colias Butterfly: Two views each of the male and female. Colias argante from Para.
Dragonflies: Mooland Hawker dragonfly Aeschna juncea. Male and female.
Ten varieties: Central orange species. Plate 18.
Privet Hawk Moth, phynx ligustrtri populi and a Privet branch, ligustrum vulgare.
Large shaggy (1. Panurgus Banksianus), Long horned (2. Eucera longicornis), and Potter flower (3. Anthophora retusa).
Brazilian Swallow-tail Butterfly with caterpillar: Protesilaus Leilus.
Emmerald Hair-streak Butterfly: Male and female. Arcas imperialis from Brazil.
Greater Cockroach brought by Catesby from the Carolinas and a Cricket from Barbary.
Butterfly: Arpidea Chorinaea with Caterpillar and Chrysalis.
Damselflies: Scarce blue tail Ischnura pumilio and and common blue tail Ischnura elegans
Acrida Viridissima, Acrida verrucivora, Pterophylla ocellata.
Ruderal (1. Bombus Harrisellus), Northern European (2. Bombus Lapponicus), Knapweed caper (3. Bombus sylvarum) and European honeybee (4. Apis mellifica)
Oriental Emerald Butterfly: Leilus Orientalis from Bengal.
Cuckoo (1. Apathus rupestris) and (2. Apathus campestris), European (3. Bombus fragrans) and Broken-belted (4. Bombus Sorensis).