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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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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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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.
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: 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
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ccb53af0-c622-012f-88d2-58d385a7bc34
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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

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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 December 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-670b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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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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.