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Brazilian Motmot, Mómotus Braziliensis.

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Brazilian Motmot, Mómotus Braziliensis.
Dalziel Brothers (Engraver)
J. P. (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- K-N

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1860
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-(K-N)
Motmotidae -- Brazil
Content: Printed on border: "The motmots are so called because their cry resembles the word 'mot-mot' frequently repeated. The Brazilian motmot is a very solitary bird, being seldom seen except by those who care to penetrate into the deepest recesses of the tropical forests." Includes additional text.
Source note: Routledge''s picture book of birds, engraved. Routledge, 1860) Dalziel Brothers , Engraver. Wood, J. G. (John George) (1827-1889), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 19 x 14 cm. (7 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1693010
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17188790
Barcode: 33333159367065
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 67cf8e10-c53a-012f-016f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Brazilian Motmot, Mómotus Braziliensis." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-da55-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Brazilian Motmot, Mómotus Braziliensis." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-da55-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860). Brazilian Motmot, Mómotus Braziliensis. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-da55-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Brazilian Motmot, Mómotus Braziliensis.