Ebenezer Emmons

1854 Plate 22 - Beetles - Emmons

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PLATE 22. Fig. 1. Oncidbrus cingulatus. 2. ClTCUJUB CLAVIPES. 3. SlLPHA AMERICANA. 4. NECRODES SURINAMEN8IS. 5. NECROPHAaUS PYGMEUS. 6. SlLPHA INEQUALIS. 7. SlLPHA CAtJDATA. 8. Necrophagtts americanus. 9. sllpha novebora0ensis.

Print Maker: Ebenezer Emmons (May 16, 1799 October 1, 1863), was an American geologist with an interest in geology and fossils. He did work for Geological Survey of the State of New York and produced a series of volumes on the Natural History of New York (1848).
He was a pioneer whose accomplishments include the naming of the Adirondack Mountains in New York, the first ascent of Mount Marcy, the first discoverer of primordial fauna in any country.

Source
Ebenezer Emmons, Natural History of New York. Agriculture of New - York: Composition and Distribution of the Soils and Rocks...More Common and Injurious Species of Insects., 1854. 

Published Year: 1854
Publisher: C Van Benthuysen
Published Location: Albany

Sheet Measures: 11.25 x 8.75 inches
Print Method: Lithograph
Coloring: Hand Colored