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A Destructive Cricket in Louisiana

Author:
Riley, Charles V.  Search this
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Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1888
Citation:
Riley, Charles V. 1888. "A Destructive Cricket in Louisiana." Insect Life, 1 87, 88.
Identifier:
120281
ISSN:
InsectLife
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The Parsnip Web-worm (Depressaria heracliana DeG.)

Author:
Riley, Charles V.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1888
Citation:
Riley, Charles V. 1888. "The Parsnip Web-worm (Depressaria heracliana DeG.)." Insect Life, 1 94–98, fig. 13.
Identifier:
120282
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InsectLife
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GalApagos Lace Bugs: Zoogeographic Notes and a New Species of Phatnoma (Hemiptera: Tingidae)

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Froeschner, Richard C.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1976
Citation:
Froeschner, Richard C. 1976. "GalApagos Lace Bugs: Zoogeographic Notes and a New Species of Phatnoma (Hemiptera: Tingidae)." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 78, (2) 181–184.
Identifier:
17261
ISSN:
0013-8797
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Textile with butterflies, phoenixes, and lotus flowers

Medium:
Brocade: woven silk
Dimensions:
H x W: 240 x 68 cm (94 1/2 x 26 3/4 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
phoenix  Search this
butterfly  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
lotus  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.629
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Storage bag (shifuku) for tea-ceremony utensil

Medium:
Silk, silver threads
Dimensions:
H x W (flat): 16 x 17 cm (6 5/16 x 6 11/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period or Meiji era
Topic:
insect  Search this
flower  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
butterfly  Search this
tea  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
FSC-T-24
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Textile fragment

Medium:
Satin lampas
Dimensions:
H x W: 50.8 x 38 cm (20 x 14 15/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
Iran
Date:
early to mid-18th century
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
peacock  Search this
bee  Search this
butterfly  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
parrot  Search this
Iran  Search this
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Henri Vever collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase β€” Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.490
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Pelatantheria insectifera

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Curved inflorescence is .4-.5" (1-1.3 cm) long with 3-5 green flowers striped in red with a pink and white lip. Flowers are .6" (1.5 cm) across.
Range:
Himalaya to Indo-China
Habitat:
Broadleaf, evergreen, lowland forests on limestone rocks; 655-3280ft (200-1000m)
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
The Insect-Bearing Pelatanthera
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Pelatantheria
Species:
insectifera
Accession Number:
2009-2231A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7b7090a29-2ce2-4118-adb6-8784184e9450
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edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2009-2231A
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The geometrid genus Racheospila

Author:
Dyar, H. G.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1908
Citation:
Dyar, H. G. 1908. "The geometrid genus Racheospila." Canadian Entomologist, 40, (5) 171.
Identifier:
125380
ISSN:
0008-347X
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Interesting Lepidoptera

Author:
Riley, Charles V.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1888
Citation:
Riley, Charles V. 1888. "Interesting Lepidoptera." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 1, (2) 89.
Identifier:
126627
ISSN:
0013-8797
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The Diet of the Neotropical Otter is Amazingly Broad

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Measuring Time with Maggots

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The Carnivorous Plant That Feasts on Mice

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These Bugs have a Taste for Decaying Flesh

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Is This African Insect the Strongest in the World?

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Meet the Curator: Ted Schultz

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A Baby Capuchin Struggles to Forage for Food πŸ’ Into the Wild Colombia | Smithsonian Channel

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6 Creepy Killer Insects That’ll Make Your Skin Crawl πŸ› Smithsonian Channel

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The Smart Way Warthogs Keep Insects at Bay

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10 Terrifying Spiders & Insects πŸ•· Smithsonian Channel

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A Stealthy Praying Mantis Ambushes a Worker Bee

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