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Porcupine Ant-Eater Or Echidna -- Echidna Hystrix.

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Title
Porcupine Ant-Eater Or Echidna -- Echidna Hystrix.
Names
Dalziel Brothers (Engraver)
Coleman, W. S. (William Stephen) (1829-1904) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Animals -- D-F

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1883
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC ANI-(D-F)
Topics
Echidnas
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "On moderately soft ground it can hardly be captured, for it gathers all its legs under its body, and employs its digging claws with such extraordinary vigour that it sinks into the ground as if by magic. The echidna is tolerably widely spread over the sandy wastes of Australia, but has not been seen in the more northern portions of that country."
Source note: New illustrated natural history. Routledge, 1883) Wood, J. G. (John George) (1827-1889), Author.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1731278
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17234031
Barcode: 33333159392998
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): aadf14a0-c533-012f-c7b3-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1883: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Porcupine Ant-Eater Or Echidna -- Echidna Hystrix." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1883. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-41ec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Porcupine Ant-Eater Or Echidna -- Echidna Hystrix." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-41ec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1883). Porcupine Ant-Eater Or Echidna -- Echidna Hystrix. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-41ec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Porcupine Ant-Eater Or Echidna -- Echidna Hystrix.