Coelioxys hunteri, M, abdomen posterior, MD, Cecil County_2013-08-08-14.05.37 ZS PMax (by Sam Droege)

Coelioxys hunteri, M, abdomen posterior, MD, Cecil County_2013-08-08-14.05.37 ZS PMax (by Sam Droege)

book-aesthete:

Historia insectorum generalis, in qua verissimae mutationum, seu lentae in membra epigeneseos rationes, duce Experientia, redduntur, recepta vulgo Insectorum Metamorphosis solide refutatur… Adjicitur dilucidatio … Editio Nova.
Re-issue of the rare Latin translation first published in Utrecht, by Meinardus van Dreunen in 1684, of Swammerdam’s famous work on the metamorphosis of insects. The original Dutch edition was published in 1669 also by Van Dreunen.

book-aesthete:

Historia insectorum generalis, in qua verissimae mutationum, seu lentae in membra epigeneseos rationes, duce Experientia, redduntur, recepta vulgo Insectorum Metamorphosis solide refutatur… Adjicitur dilucidatio … Editio Nova.

Re-issue of the rare Latin translation first published in Utrecht, by Meinardus van Dreunen in 1684, of Swammerdam’s famous work on the metamorphosis of insects. The original Dutch edition was published in 1669 also by Van Dreunen.

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atelierentomologica:

Plate from Kunstformen der Natur, or Art Forms in Nature, by Ernst Heinrich Haeckel (1834-1919)

atelierentomologica:

Plate from Kunstformen der Natur, or Art Forms in Nature, by Ernst Heinrich Haeckel (1834-1919)

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atelierentomologica:

Death’s Head Hawkmoth (Acherontia atropos) -larvae, pupa and faeces, August Johann Roesel von Rosenhof, 1774, copperplate with handcolouring. From “Der monatlich-herausgekommenen Insecten-Belustigungen Erste Sammlung” (Insect Amusements).

atelierentomologica:

Death’s Head Hawkmoth (Acherontia atropos) -larvae, pupa and faeces, August Johann Roesel von Rosenhof, 1774, copperplate with handcolouring. From “Der monatlich-herausgekommenen Insecten-Belustigungen Erste Sammlung” (Insect Amusements).

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atelierentomologica:

Entomology Wallchart, from the special collections at Wageningen University and Research Centre, Netherlands

atelierentomologica:

Entomology Wallchart, from the special collections at Wageningen University and Research Centre, Netherlands

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(via BibliOdyssey: Insect Wall Charts)

The images here are from the Historic Entomology Online site at Wageningen UR

top: Periplaneta americana - The American cockroach^ (native to Africa)

bottom: Forficula auricularia^ - (European earwig)

[more bugs…]

sbuehrer:

work in progress

sbuehrer:

work in progress

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dont-panic-lja87:

4 of these should be in the post to me soon!
Black Beauty Stick Insects Peruphasma schultei

dont-panic-lja87:

4 of these should be in the post to me soon!

Black Beauty Stick Insects Peruphasma schultei