Beetles

Beetle, Coleoptera, Weevils
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Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-051 Description: A black beetle, life-size at 5 mm. Beneath the watercolour drawing is a pencil sketch, presumably the same beetle magnified to 10 mm. Text on verso - From N...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-037 Description: A beetle, probably life-size at 7 mm. A rounded yellow shell (elytra) with black stripes, and a red head and short antennae. Text on verso - Shell glossy, he...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-019 Description: A black beetle, probably life-size at 12 mm, with elongated elytra and 10 mm antennae. Text beneath drawing - Fig 1. N. America. The same insect. Text in pen...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-018 Description: A black beetle with elongated elytra and short antennae. Text beneath drawing - Georgia. Strix raised. Ant:12 joints. Text in pencil on verso - `Fig 1 From G...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-048 Description: A beetle, life-size at 13 mm. A red elytra (with large black spot in the middle)ack head. Antennae approx 6 mm. Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Descr...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-021 Description: Upper drawing - A brown beetle with short antennae. Probably life-size at 20 mm. The head is a yellowish brown and the elytra mid-brown in colour. Lower draw...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-013 Description: A beetle, probably life-size at 15 mm. Elytra and head are a reddish brown. There is a doublebanded `X' across the middle of the wings. The antennae are long...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-014 Description: A beetle, probably life-size at 22 mm. Elytra is black and elongated with a thin yellow stripe running from side to side towards the back. The head is also b...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-015 Description: A beetle, probably life-size at 28 mm. Elytra is black and elongated with a `V' pattern on the wings. The head is also black. The artist has drawn a faint p...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-024 Description: A beetle, probably life-size at 10 mm. The rounded elytra is a reddish brown with several black spots. The head is black and the antennae are very short and ...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-027 Description: Two ladybug (also known as ladybird) beetles, one an incomplete drawing, probably life-size at 11 mm. The rounded elytra is red with several black spots. The...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-012 Description: A beetle, probably life-size at 12 mm with antennae longer than body. Elytra is red and elongated. The head is black. Initials J.O. appear at bottom righth...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-006 Description: A beetle, probably life-size at 22 mm. Colouring is black and reddish brown Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil & watercolour, 213 x 1...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-005 Description: A beetle, probably life-size at 10 mm. Colouring is bright red, with red legs. Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil & watercolour, 216 ...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-007 Description: A beetle, probably life-size at 15 mm. Colouring is black with a patterned orange wing Inscriptions: Recto - top right - 11 joints [in pencil] Quantity: 1 ...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-004 Description: A beetle, probably life-size at 8 mm. Colouring is black with an orange head. Georgia refers to the placename, not to the beetle's name Inscriptions: Verso ...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-055 Description: A black beetle, probably life-size at 22 mm. Also the crushed remains of thorax of an actual beetle. Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - Not glossy. Slen...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-003 Description: A beetle, probably life-size at 6 mm. Colouring is blue-green with black and orange circles. Cayenne refers to a placename, not to the beetle's name Inscrip...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-008 Description: Male and female beetles, probably life-size at 27 mm and 31 mm. Colouring is black and reddish brown Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - Georgia. Also in ...
Date: 1825 - 1835 From: [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :[Entomological drawings and plates, all collected and many drawn by William Swainson, with some drawn by John Abbot of Georgia]. 1806, 1807, 1831. By: Abbot, John, 1751-1840 Ref: E-265-q-042 Description: Two beetles, probably life-size at 8 mm, viewed from both sides. A dark purple elytra with yellow stripes. Short legs and antennae 5 mm. Text on verso - Fig...