image MS_131_86
Image number: RS.16413
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Insects from Spain

Date

1705

Creator

Johannes Philippus Breynius (1680-1764, German), Physician

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

p86

Material

Dimensions

height (paper): 152mm
width (paper): 112mm

Subject

Biology
   > Zoology

Content object

Description

Drawing of a locust, a mantis and other insects observed in Spain.

Object history

Johannes Philippus Breynius, 'On some rare plants and insects observed in Spain', Phil. Trans., vol. 24, no. 301 (1705), pp. 2045-55. At p. 2052, the author mentions that the figure was drawn by himself.

Related Fellows

Johannes Philippus Breynius (1680-1764, German), Physician

Associated place

<The World>
   > Europe
      > Spain