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#HerNaturalHistory: Miss E. J. Beck illustrated the anatomy of scorpions for Sir
#HerNaturalHistory: Miss E. J. Beck illustrated the anatomy of scorpions for Sir Edwin Ray Lankester's ๐˜–๐˜ฏ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜”๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ณ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Œ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ญ ๐˜š๐˜บ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ฎ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜“๐˜ช๐˜ฎ๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ถ๐˜ด ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜š๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ฐ (c1883). Contributed for digitization in #BHLib by Mann Library (@mannlibrary) and #Cornell University Library (@cornell_library). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . . All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign and the @iglibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram challenge topic for March. We hope you'll follow along and join the conversation for #WomensHistoryMonth! Click on the link in our bio for more information. . . #iglibraries#lovelibraries#libraries#archives#specialcollections#womeninscience#womeninnathist#womeninstem#science#librarylove#5womenartists#naturalhistory#arachnids#scorpions#biodiversity#WomeninBHLib#WomeninNaturalHistory#WomeninArt#WomenArtists#WomanArtist#WomeninArt#FemaleArtists#FemaleArtist
25.03.2019 13:01:02
Happy #FishyFriday! The yellow perch (๐˜—๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ค๐˜ข ๐˜ง๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ค๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด) is native to much of Nor
Happy #FishyFriday! The yellow perch (๐˜—๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ค๐˜ข ๐˜ง๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ค๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด) is native to much of North America. #SciArt by Lydia Moore Hart for ๐˜›๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ช๐˜ด (1908). This work, which featured over 40 plates based on original watercolors and drawings by Hart and Charlotte M. Pinkerton, was expected to serve as the most complete series of colored plates on American fish yet published. Aquariums furnished with a continuous flow of water were used to maintain live fish so that the drawings could be completed from life, accurate in detail, color, form and attitude. . The title is freely available in #BHLib thanks to University Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign #UIUC (@uillinoislibrary). Visit biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . Click on the link in our bio to learn more about the #HerNaturalHistory celebrations of women in natural history, happening all month long! . . #fishsci#fish#ichthyology#BiodiversityHeritageLibrary#Biodiversity#NaturalHistory#ScienceArt#ArtAndScience#ArtHistory#Libraries#Archives#SpecialCollections#LibrariesofInstagram#IGLibraries@iglibraries#natureart#fishart#fishbook#womeninscience#womeninbhlib#womeninnaturalhistory#5womenartists
22.03.2019 22:00:47
The western white pine (๐˜—๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ถ๐˜ด ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ข) occurs in the mountains of the western
The western white pine (๐˜—๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ถ๐˜ด ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ข) occurs in the mountains of the western United States and Canada and is the state tree of Idaho. #SciArt by Madame C. Guillo-Kastner for ๐˜๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜จ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ฑ๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ช๐˜ง๐˜ฆฬ€๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด (1912-14) by Lรฉon Gabriel Charles Pardรฉ. . Contributed in #BHLib from the #Lloyd Library and Museum (@lloydlibrary). Visit biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view the work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign. We hope you'll follow along and join the conversation for #WomensHistoryMonth! Click the link in our bio for more information. . . #iglibraries@iglibraries#librariesofinstagram#botany#biodiversityheritagelibrary#lovelibraries#Natureart#naturebooks#womeninscience#scientificillustration#botanicalart#botanicalillustration#femaleartist#5womenartists#womeninart#science#biodiversity
22.03.2019 13:01:44
Puawhananga (๐˜Š๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ฑ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ข) is native to New Zealand. #HerNaturalHistory #
Puawhananga (๐˜Š๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ฑ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ข) is native to New Zealand. #HerNaturalHistory#SciArt by Sarah Ann Featon for her publication co-authored with Edward H. Featon, ๐˜ˆ๐˜ณ๐˜ต ๐˜ˆ๐˜ญ๐˜ฃ๐˜ถ๐˜ฎ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜•๐˜ฆ๐˜ธ ๐˜ก๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ญ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ข, Vol. 1, Part 1 (1889). This work was the first fully colored art book to be printed in New Zealand. Sarah Ann's watercolors were reproduced for the publication using chromolithography. This book was contributed for digitization in #BHLib by the Gerstein Science Information Centre (@gersteinlibrary) of the University of Toronto Libraries (@uoftlibraries). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . . All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign and the @iglibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram challenge topic for March. We hope you'll follow along and join the conversation for #WomensHistoryMonth! Click on the link in our bio for more information. . . #iglibraries#lovelibraries#libraries#archives#specialcollections#womeninscience#science#librarylove#5womenartists#naturalhistory#botany#botanicalart#NewZealand#WomeninBHLib#WomeninNaturalHistory#WomeninArt#WomenArtists#WomanArtist#WomeninArt#FemaleArtists#FemaleArtist#BiodiversityHeritageLibrary
21.03.2019 22:00:44
Happy #FolkloreThursday + #Feathursday + #HerNaturalHistory! Ravens are common c
Happy #FolkloreThursday + #Feathursday + #HerNaturalHistory! Ravens are common characters in mythology worldwide. In Greek mythology, they were associated with Apollo as the god's messengers in the mortal world and were said to be a symbol of bad luck. In the mythology of many Northwest Native American tribes, the raven figures in both creation stories and is also described as a trickster character. . Raven (Corvus corax) #SciArt by Jemima Blackburn for her publication, "Birds from Moidart and elsewhere " (1895). Contributed in #BHLib by the University of California Libraries via #InternetArchive (@internetarchive). Visit biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign. Click the link in our bio to learn more. . . #iglibraries@iglibraries#librariesofinstagram#birds#ornithology#birdart#biodiversityheritagelibrary#lovelibraries#natureart#naturebooks#womeninscience#scientificillustration#botanicalart#botanicalillustration#femaleartist#5womenartists#womeninart#science#biodiversity#mythology#folklore
21.03.2019 13:30:12
#Chrysanthemums (Genus Chrysanthemum). #SciArt by Margaret Lace Roscoe for her "
#Chrysanthemums (Genus Chrysanthemum). #SciArt by Margaret Lace Roscoe for her "Floral Illustrations of the Seasons" (1831). Contributed for digitization in #BHLib by the LuEsther T. Mertz Library of the New York Botanical Garden #NYBG (@nybg). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . . All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign and the @iglibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram challenge topic for March. We hope you'll follow along and join the conversation for #WomensHistoryMonth! Click on the link in our bio for more information. . . #iglibraries#lovelibraries#libraries#archives#specialcollections#womeninscience#womeninnathist#librarylove#5womenartists#naturalhistory#WomeninBHLib#WomeninNaturalHistory#WomeninArt#WomenArtists#botanicalart#botanicalartist#WomeninArt#FemaleArtists#BiodiversityHeritageLibrary
20.03.2019 22:00:39
Privet hawk-moth (Sphinx ligustri) and caterpillar. #SciArt by Scottish illustra
Privet hawk-moth (Sphinx ligustri) and caterpillar. #SciArt by Scottish illustrator and author Janet Harvey Kelman (1873-1957) for her book, "Butterflies and #Moths" (1910). Contributed for digitization in #BHLib by Mann Library (@mannlibrary) and #Cornell University Library (@cornell_library). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . . Join us this month as we celebrate the contributions of women to natural history with #HerNaturalHistory โ€” also the @iglibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram March challenge topic. Click on the link in our bio for more information. . . #iglibraries#lovelibraries#libraries#loveinsects#insects#entomology#womeninscience#womeninnathist#womeninstem#science#librarylove#5womenartists#naturalhistory#WomeninBHLib#WomeninNaturalHistory#WomeninArt#WomenArtists#WomanArtist#WomeninArt#FemaleArtists#FemaleArtist#BiodiversityHeritageLibrary
20.03.2019 13:01:15
#Gladiolus #SciArt by Louise-Cรฉcile Descamps-Sabouret for ๐˜™๐˜ฆ๐˜ท๐˜ถ๐˜ฆ ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ (1899)
#Gladiolus#SciArt by Louise-Cรฉcile Descamps-Sabouret for ๐˜™๐˜ฆ๐˜ท๐˜ถ๐˜ฆ ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ (1899). Contributed for digitization by #HarvardBotany Libraries (@harvard_library). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHLib, leave a comment on this post. . . All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign and the @iglibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram challenge topic for March. We hope you'll follow along and join the conversation for #WomensHistoryMonth! Click on the link in our bio for more information. . . #iglibraries#lovelibraries#libraries#archives#specialcollections#womeninscience#womeninnathist#science#5womenartists#naturalhistory#WomeninBHLib#WomeninNaturalHistory#WomeninArt#WomenArtists#WomanArtist#WomeninArt#FemaleArtists#FemaleArtist#BiodiversityHeritageLibrary#Biodiversity#NaturalHistory#ScienceArt#ArtAndScience
19.03.2019 22:01:01
Who will catch the fish in this food race on #TurtleTuesday? European pond turtl
Who will catch the fish in this food race on #TurtleTuesday? European pond turtles (๐˜Œ๐˜ฎ๐˜บ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฃ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ด) or Iberian pond turtles (๐˜”๐˜ข๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฎ๐˜บ๐˜ด ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฑ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜ข ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฑ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜ข)? #SciArt by Mary Edith Durham for ๐˜ˆ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ฃ๐˜ช๐˜ข ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜™๐˜ฆ๐˜ฑ๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด (1909) by Hans Gadow. . This title was contributed in BHL by the University of California Libraries by way of #InternetArchive (@internetarchive). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHLib, leave a comment on this post. . . Click on the link in our bio to learn more about the #HerNaturalHistory celebrations of women in natural history, happening all month long! . . #iglibraries#lovelibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram#turtles#reptiles#HERpers#libraries#specialcollections#womeninscience#science#librarylove#5womenartists#naturalhistory#WomeninBHLib#WomeninNaturalHistory#WomeninArt#WomanArtist#WomeninArt#FemaleArtist#BiodiversityHeritageLibrary#Biodiversity#NaturalHistory#ScienceArt#ArtAndScience
19.03.2019 13:00:41
Pitch pines (๐˜—๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ถ๐˜ด ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜จ๐˜ช๐˜ฅ๐˜ข) have a high resin concentration that helps prevent de
Pitch pines (๐˜—๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ถ๐˜ด ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜จ๐˜ช๐˜ฅ๐˜ข) have a high resin concentration that helps prevent decay. #SciArt by Helen Sharp for her ๐˜ž๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ-๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ ๐˜ด๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ค๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ฑ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜•๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ ๐˜ˆ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ข ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Œ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฆ, Vol. 1 (1888-1910). Contributed for digitization by the Lenhardt Library of the Chicago Botanic Garden #CBG (@chicagobotanic). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHLib, leave a comment on this post. . . All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign. Click the link in our bio to learn more. . . #iglibraries#librariesofinstagram#botany#biodiversityheritagelibrary#lovelibraries#Natureart#naturebooks#womeninscience#scientificillustration#botanicalart#botanicalillustration#femaleartist#5womenartists#womeninart#science#biodiversity
18.03.2019 22:00:54
#BotanicMonday: Nikau #Palms (๐˜™๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฑ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜บ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ด๐˜ข๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ฅ๐˜ข) produce fruit that takes nea
#BotanicMonday: Nikau #Palms (๐˜™๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฑ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜บ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ด๐˜ข๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ฅ๐˜ข) produce fruit that takes nearly a year to ripen and is preferred by the kereru, the native wood pigeon. #SciArt by Georgina Burne Hetley for her ๐˜•๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ท๐˜ฆ ๐˜๐˜ญ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜•๐˜ฆ๐˜ธ ๐˜ก๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ (1888). To produce the illustrations for this work, Hetley (who immigrated from England to New Zealand with her family in 1852) traveled around New Zealand obtaining live specimens. She then journeyed to England to secure a publisher, and in 1888, the work was published, with her illustrations reproduced via chromolithography. . This work was contributed for digitization in #BHLib by the LuEsther T. Mertz Library of the New York Botanical Garden #NYBG (@nybg). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . . Click on the link in our bio to learn more about #HerNaturalHistory โ€” a celebration of women in natural history happening all month long!
18.03.2019 14:08:06
Polycystines include the vast majority of the fossil radiolaria. Their intricate
Polycystines include the vast majority of the fossil radiolaria. Their intricate skeletons, made of opaline silica, are abundant in marine sediments. Illustration by Priscilla Susan Bury for her publication, ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜บ๐˜ค๐˜บ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ด, ๐˜๐˜ช๐˜จ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜™๐˜ฆ๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฌ๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฎ๐˜ด &๐˜ค. ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜‰๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฃ๐˜ข๐˜ฅ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด ๐˜Š๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ฌ ๐˜‹๐˜ฆ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ต (2nd ed., c1869), edited by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke. Contributed for digitization in #BHLib by the Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology #MCZ of @harvard . Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . . Click on the link in our bio to learn how you can join us this month to celebrate women in natural history for #HerNaturalHistory (๐Ÿ‘ˆ which is also the @iglibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram challenge topic for March)
15.03.2019 22:15:26
Orange trumpetvine (๐˜—๐˜บ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜จ๐˜ช๐˜ข ๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ข) was originally endemic to Brazil, but it
Orange trumpetvine (๐˜—๐˜บ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜จ๐˜ช๐˜ข ๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ข) was originally endemic to Brazil, but it has now been cultivated in gardens around the world. #FloraFriday illustration by Lena Lowis for her book, ๐˜๐˜ข๐˜ฎ๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ข๐˜ณ ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ๐˜ช๐˜ข๐˜ฏ ๐˜๐˜ญ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ด (1878). Contributed for digitization in #BHLib by the University Library of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign #UIUC (@uillinoislibrary). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating BHL, leave a comment on this post. . . Click on the link in our bio to learn more about the #HerNaturalHistory campaign celebrating women in natural history, happening all month long. We hope you'll join us!
15.03.2019 13:07:35
Nest and eggs of a field sparrow (๐˜š๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ป๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜ข ๐˜ฑ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜ข). #Feathursday illustration b
Nest and eggs of a field sparrow (๐˜š๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ป๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜ข ๐˜ฑ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜ข). #Feathursday illustration by Virginia Smith Jones for ๐˜๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜•๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ด ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Œ๐˜จ๐˜จ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜‰๐˜ช๐˜ณ๐˜ฅ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜–๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ฐ, Vol. 1 (1886). Contributed for digitization in #BHLib by #SmithsonianLibraries (@silibraries). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHLib, leave a comment on this post. . . All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign and the @iglibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram challenge topic for March. We hope you'll follow along and join the conversation for #WomensHistoryMonth! Click on the link in our bio for more information.
15.03.2019 00:06:04
Happy #Feathursday! This Eurasian Bullfinch (๐˜—๐˜บ๐˜ณ๐˜ณ๐˜ฉ๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ข ๐˜ฑ๐˜บ๐˜ณ๐˜ณ๐˜ฉ๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ข) makes us anxious
Happy #Feathursday! This Eurasian Bullfinch (๐˜—๐˜บ๐˜ณ๐˜ณ๐˜ฉ๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ข ๐˜ฑ๐˜บ๐˜ณ๐˜ณ๐˜ฉ๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ข) makes us anxious for spring! #SciArt by Eliza Turck for ๐˜๐˜ข๐˜ฎ๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ข๐˜ณ ๐˜ž๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ช๐˜ณ๐˜ฅ๐˜ด, Vol. 1 (1883) by W. Swaysland. Eliza Turck (1832โ€“1891) was an English portraitist, landscape artist, illustrator, and author. She illustrated many of the birds for Swaysland's four-volume series, ๐˜๐˜ข๐˜ฎ๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ข๐˜ณ ๐˜ž๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ช๐˜ณ๐˜ฅ๐˜ด. . This illustration was contributed for digitization in #BHLib by University of California Libraries (@uofcalifornia) via Internet Archive (@internetarchive). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . . All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign and the @iglibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram challenge topic for March. We hope you'll follow along and join the conversation for #WomensHistoryMonth! Click on the link in our bio for more information.
14.03.2019 13:01:42
#WetnoseWednesday meets #HerNaturalHistory! Maud Earl illustrated ๐˜›๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ต
#WetnoseWednesday meets #HerNaturalHistory! Maud Earl illustrated ๐˜›๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜‹๐˜ฐ๐˜จ (c1910), with descriptions by Arthur Croxton Smith. We think this Pekingese puppy is just helping turn the pages of a fascinating book and not actually doing any damage. This illustration was contributed for digitization in #BHLib by University of California Libraries (@uofcalifornia) via Internet Archive (@internetarchive). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign and the @iglibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram challenge topic for March. We hope you'll follow along and join the conversation for #WomensHistoryMonth! Click on the link in our bio for more information.
14.03.2019 12:09:53
#WormWednesday & #HerNaturalHistory: King ragworms (๐˜ˆ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ต๐˜ข ๐˜ท๐˜ช๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด) are annelid w
#WormWednesday & #HerNaturalHistory: King ragworms (๐˜ˆ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ต๐˜ข ๐˜ท๐˜ช๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด) are annelid worms (Class Polychaeta) that burrow in sand and mud and primarily eat seaweed and microorganisms. Gorgeous illustration by Roberta McIntosh for ๐˜ˆ ๐˜”๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜จ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ฑ๐˜ฉ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜‰๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ฉ ๐˜ˆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ฅ๐˜ด, Vol. 2, Pt. 2 (1910) by William McIntosh Contributed for digitization in #BHLib by #SmithsonianLibraries (@silibraries). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to view this work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . . All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign and the @iglibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram challenge topic for March. We hope you'll follow along and join the conversation for #WomensHistoryMonth! Click on the link in our bio for more information.
13.03.2019 12:12:24
The black-headed python (๐˜ˆ๐˜ด๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ฅ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ค๐˜ฆ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ถ๐˜ด) is native to Australia and is
The black-headed python (๐˜ˆ๐˜ด๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ฅ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ค๐˜ฆ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ถ๐˜ด) is native to Australia and is not venomous. #SciArt by Harriet Scott Morgan for ๐˜š๐˜ฏ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ˆ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ข (1869) by Gerard Krefft. Harriet and her sister, Helena Scott Forde, were renowned for their skills as natural history illustrators. They illustrated many books related to the biodiversity of their native Australia. Their highly-praised work illustrating their father's ๐˜ˆ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ข๐˜ฏ ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ฅ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฑ๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ข ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ช๐˜ณ ๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ด๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด (1864-1898) led to commissions for a number of other works, including those by Gerard Krefft, one of Australia's first zoologists. In addition to his work on snakes, they also illustrated Krefft's ๐˜”๐˜ข๐˜ฎ๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ˆ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ข (1871). . . ๐˜š๐˜ฏ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ˆ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ข is freely available in #BHLib thanks to the Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University #MCZ (@harvard_library). Visit http://biodiversitylibrary.org and search for the title to explore the work online. If you need help searching or navigating #BHL, leave a comment on this post. . All this month, we're celebrating women in natural history with #HerNaturalHistory, an international social media campaign and the @iglibraries#LibrariesOfInstagram challenge topic for March. We hope you'll follow along and join the conversation for #WomensHistoryMonth! Click on the link in our bio for more information.
12.03.2019 22:25:41
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