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‘Chaetopoda’ [marine worms]

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

Seven figures of segmented marine worms, annelids and polychaetes.

Figures 1 Sabella spectabilis. Figure 2 Serpula contortuplicata. Figure 3 Spirographis spallanzanii. Figure 4 Terebella emmalina. Figure 5 Eunice magnifica. Figures 6 Hermione hystericella. Figure 7 Chloeia euglochis. Plate 96 from the book Kunstformen der natur by Ernst Haeckel (Leipzig, Wien, Bibliographische Institut, 1899-1904).

Associated place

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   > Europe
      > Germany