Catalogue of Eastern and Australian Lepidoptera Heterocera, in the Collection of the Oxford University Museum

Catalogue of Eastern and Australian Lepidoptera Heterocera, in the Collection of the Oxford University Museum

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900 edition. Excerpt: ...with dark blue segmental bands, the first three broad, the remainder narrow; wings dark blue, spots bluish white and semihyaline; fore-wings with a streak at the base, and three macular transverse bands, central, discal, and sub-apical; hind.wings with two similar bands, sub-basal and central; also a sub-marginal bright ochreous complete band of connected lunules; underside, wings as above, body ochreous, with basal portions of thorax and abdomen deep black, legs black, streaked with ochreous. Expanse of wings, 4 inches, a. Queensland (types $ 9) (Bowen). b. Queensland. 2975. Dysphania chalybeata. Dysphania chalybeata. Butler: Ann. Mag. N. H. (4;, xviii. p. 127 (1876). Type. Cape York, in B. M. a. Melville Island. b. Cape York. Dysphania cyane. Hubner: Verz., 175. 1802 (1816). Walker: ii. 343 (1854). Euschema cyane. Rob.: Tijd. voor Ent., xxxiv. p. 332 (1891). Pag.: Abh. Senck. Ges., 1897, p. 458. Euschema spectabilis. Walker: xxxi. 174 (1864). a. Amboina (type spectabilis) (Wallace). 2977. Dysphania tentans. Euschema tentans. Walker: xxxi. 175 (1864). a. Mysol (type) (Wallace). b. Dorey (Wallace). 2978. Dysphania flavata. Euschemaflavata. Walker: xxxi. 172 (1864). a. Amboina (type $) (Wallace). b. Batchian (type 9) (Wallace). c. Ceram (Wallace). d. Makian, Celebes (Wallace). 2979. Dysphania contraria. Euschema contraria. Walker: xxxi. 173 (1864). Ilcleona bellicosa. Felder: Reise Nov. Lep., pi. 104, f. 1 (1868). Type (bellicosa). Celebes, in coll. Rothschild. a. Makian, Celebes ( 9 types) (Wallace). b. Makian, Celebes (Wallace). 2980. Dysphania remota. Euschema remota. Walker: xxxi. 176 (1864). Euschema cyanoptera. Pag.: Entom. Nachr., 1896, p. 54. Abh. Senck. Ges., 1897, p. 458, pi. 20, f. 10. a. Mysol (type) (Wallace). b. Ins, Obi...show more

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  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 268g
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  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236811224
  • 9781236811226