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Image number: RS.11171
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Sea cucumbers

Date

1869

Creator

Pieter Willem Marius Trap (1821-1905, Dutch), Lithographer

Object type

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (page): 355mm
width (page): 264mm

Subject

Content object

nature
   > animal

Description

Marine zoological studies of three echinoderms with two inset details. Figure 1 Synapta fasciata, [Opheodesoma?] an unidentified type of sea cucumber. Figure 2 Holothuria maculata, [now termed Synapta maculate]. Figure 3 Holothuria botellus [now termed Holothuria (Thymiosycia) impatiens].

Plate 1 from the paper ‘Échinodermes, peintes d'après nature par les soins de Kuhl, Van Hasselt et Sal. Muller…’, published in the journal Bijdragen tot de dierkunde (Amsterdam, M Westerman & Zoon, 1869).

Inscribed above: ‘ECHINODERMES. PL.I.’ Inscribed below: ‘Steendr. v. P.M.W. Trap.’