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Image number: RS.9844
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‘Siphonophorae’

Date

1899

Creator

Adolf Giltsch (1852-1911, German), Lithographer

After

Ernst Haeckel (1834-1919, German), Biologist

Object type

Library reference

42553

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 357mm
width (print): 279mm

Subject

Content object

nature
   > animal

Description

Twelve figures of Siphonophores.

Figures 1-4 Porpema medusa. Figure 5 Porpalia prunella. Figures 6-7 Discalia medusina. Figures 8-12 Disconalia gastroblasta. Plate 17 from the book Kunstformen der natur by Ernst Haeckel (Leipzig, Wien, Bibliographische Institut, 1899-1904).

Associated place

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