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Blue-Bearded Bee-Eater (1/2 Nat. Size).

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Blue-Bearded Bee-Eater (1/2 Nat. Size).

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- A-B

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-(A-B)
Bee eaters -- India
Content: Written on border: "Nyctiornis ashertoni (India)" Printed on border: "The two species constituting the genus Nyctiornis are distinguished not only by the tufts of feathers on the breast, but also by the squared tail and densely feathered nostrils. The blue-bearded bee-eater (N. ashertoni) is an Indian bird, extending east to Siam, but replaced in Tenasserim and the Malay region by the scarlet-bearded bee-eater…" Includes additional text. Pink marks on image.
Source note: The Royal natural history. Warne, 1894-1896) Lydekker, Richard (1849-1915), Editor.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 18 x 14 cm. (7 x 5 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1693003
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17633649
Barcode: 33333159361852
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 46b1fc40-c53a-012f-306d-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Blue-Bearded Bee-Eater (1/2 Nat. Size)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d4e8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Blue-Bearded Bee-Eater (1/2 Nat. Size)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d4e8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1895). Blue-Bearded Bee-Eater (1/2 Nat. Size). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d4e8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Blue-Bearded Bee-Eater (1/2 Nat. Size).