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Glass Negative - Nest of the White-Shouldered Caterpillar Catcher, by A.J. Campbell, Australia, circa 1895 Reg. No: MM 046138
- Image taken by A.J. Campbell in preparation for his definitive work, 'Nests and Eggs of Australian Birds including the Geographical Distribution of the Species and Popular Observations Thereon', published by Pawson & Brailsford, Sheffield, England in 1900. This particular image was used to illustrate the species. Campbell noted 'This illustration, "Nest of the White-shouldered Caterpillar Easter," is taken from a study in a branch of a casuarina tree.
- Description Of Content:
- Three eggs in a nest, resting on a tree branch.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
|Tagged with:||casuarinas, eggs, nests|
|Themes this item is part of:||Campbell's own observations of White-Shouldered Caterpillar Catcher, A.J. Campbell Collection, Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929), Images & Image Making Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Format:||Glass Negative: Black & White|
|Photographer:||Archibald Campbell, circa 1895|
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