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Image number: RS.13080
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Yellow-streaked warbler and Chinese beautiful rosefinch

Date

1865

Creator

Christophe Annedouche (1803-1866, French), Engraver

After

J Huet (active 1860s-1870s, French), Artist

Object type

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 294mm
width (print): 225mm

Subject

Biology
   > Zoology
      > Ornithology
Biology
   > Natural history

Content object

nature
   > animal
      > bird

Description

Ornithological studies: figure 1 the Yellow-streaked warbler Phylloscopus armandii (here styled Abrornis armandii), a bird native to China; and figures 2-3 the Chinese beautiful rosefinch Carpodacus davidianus, male and female, native to China and Mongolia.

Plate 2 accompanying the paper ‘Rapport sur diverses collections envoyées au museum par le P. Armand David…’ by Alphonse Milne-Edwards, Nouvelles archives du Muséum d’Histoire Naturelle…’ v.1 (Paris, 1865); Bulletin pp.1-30.

Inscribed above: ‘Nouvelles archives du Muséum. Bulletin Tome 1. Pl.2.’ Inscribed below with the species names and ‘Huet pinx. Annedouche sc. Imp. A. Salmon, à Paris.’

Alphonse Milne-Edwards (1835-1900) French mammalogist and ornithologist.

Associated place

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      > France