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The fly: Fig. 1. Head of house-fly, magnified 20 diameters: a, a, feelers; b, b, compound eyes; c, proboscis, Fig. 2. Magnified portion of detached cornea, Fig. 3. Section of part of compound eye, Fig. 4. Five ocelli, highly magnified.

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Names
Hicks, J. B. (Author)
Samuelson, James (b. 1829) (Author)
Collection

Humble creatures; part I. The earthworm, and the common housefly. In eight letters. By James Samuelson, assisted by J. Braxton Hicks. ... With microscopic illustrations by the authors [2nd ed.]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860
Place Term: London
Publisher: J. Van Voorst
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: QI (Samuelson, J. Humble creatures. 1860)
Topics
Invertebrates
Genres
Lithographs
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 7313625
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13545158
UUID: ccb53af0-c622-012f-88d2-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "The fly: Fig. 1. Head of house-fly, magnified 20 diameters: a, a, feelers; b, b, compound eyes; c, proboscis, Fig. 2. Magnified portion of detached cornea, Fig. 3. Section of part of compound eye, Fig. 4. Five ocelli, highly magnified." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-670b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "The fly: Fig. 1. Head of house-fly, magnified 20 diameters: a, a, feelers; b, b, compound eyes; c, proboscis, Fig. 2. Magnified portion of detached cornea, Fig. 3. Section of part of compound eye, Fig. 4. Five ocelli, highly magnified." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-670b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1860). The fly: Fig. 1. Head of house-fly, magnified 20 diameters: a, a, feelers; b, b, compound eyes; c, proboscis, Fig. 2. Magnified portion of detached cornea, Fig. 3. Section of part of compound eye, Fig. 4. Five ocelli, highly magnified. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-670b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-670b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) The fly: Fig. 1. Head of house-fly, magnified 20 diameters: a, a, feelers; b, b, compound eyes; c, proboscis, Fig. 2. Magnified portion of detached cornea, Fig. 3. Section of part of compound eye, Fig. 4. Five ocelli, highly magnified., (1860) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=May 29, 2015 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

The fly: Fig. 1. Head of house-fly, magnified 20 diameters: a, a, feelers; b, b, compound eyes; c, proboscis, Fig. 2. Magnified portion of detached cornea, Fig. 3. Section of part of compound eye, Fig. 4. Five ocelli, highly magnified.