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Pigmy Flying-Phalanger.

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Pigmy Flying-Phalanger.
Specht, Friedrich (1839-1909) (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Animals -- Phalanger

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC ANI-Pha
Gliders (Mammals)
Content: Illegible artist monogram at lower right of image. Printed on border: "nat. size." "The pigmy flying-phalanger is confined to Queensland, New South Wales, and Victoria; and is reported to be very abundant in the neighbourhood of Port Jackson. Its food consists of honey and insects; and its agility in leaping from branch to branch is described as little short of marvellous." Written on border: "Acrobates pygmaea" Includes additional text.
Source note: The Royal natural history. Warne, 1894-1896) Lydekker, Richard (1849-1915), Editor.
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1731373
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17679298
Barcode: 33333159400882
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e0c64a20-c535-012f-dcdf-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1839: Creator Born
  • 1895: Issued
  • 1909: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Pigmy Flying-Phalanger." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1257-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Pigmy Flying-Phalanger." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1257-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1895). Pigmy Flying-Phalanger. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1257-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Pigmy Flying-Phalanger.