Turning the Book Wheel
A tumblr of semi-random stuff from the stacks of the Smithsonian Libraries
26 of June, 2013

It’s national moth week (unofficial) so let’s take a moment to appreciate the lovely Lepidoptera Hepialus virescens  from New Zealand. Illustration from An elementary manual of New Zealand entomology; being an introduction to the study of our native insects. With 21 coloured plates. By G.V. Hudson … (1892)

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Tags:  #lepidoptera  #moth  #biodiversity  #Biodiversity Heritage Library  #New Zealand  #illustration

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