1854 Plate 37 -Tussock Moths - Emmons



Plate 37 - Tussock Moths

PLATE 37. Fig. 1. Phalaena (Orgyia) leucostigma (male). A, b. Pupa. C. Female. F. Caterpillar. 2. Phalaena nedstria (female). 3. Phaiaena (Pyg-era) albifrons (male). 4. Phalaena nedstria (male). D. Pupa. G. Caterpillar. 5. PSALAENA. ALBIFRONS. E. Pupa. H. Caterpillar.

Lithograph, Hand Colored
Sheet Size 11.25 x 8.75 inches
Publisher: C Van Benthuysen, Albany
VG+ condition with light soiling to plate

Ebenezer Emmons (May 16, 1799 October 1, 1863), American geologist and author, with an interest in geology and fossils.

Drawn By
Ebenezer Emmons Jr , Artist and Illustrator, son to author and geologist Ebenezer Emmons (1799-1863)

Richard H Pease (1813-1869), American engraver, lithographer and printer from Albany, New York

From 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.