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Darwinism, Natural Selection of Living Organisms, lithograph, published in 1897 Featured Small Tortoiseshell Print

Darwinism, Natural Selection of Living Organisms, lithograph, published in 1897

Darwinism - Principle of Natural Selection of Living Organisms by Charles Darwin (English naturalist, 1809-1882): 1 - 4) in animals of the same breed and environment - Bumblebee (Bombus confusus); 5 - 7) Climatic transformations between southern and northern Europe - Small tortoiseshell (Aglais urticae); 8 - 9) Transformations between the seasons (seasonal dimorphism) - Map butterfly (Araschnia levana); 10 - 16) Gender-specific transformations (Sexual dimorphism) - Ancyluris inca (female 10, male 11), Scarab beetle (Phanaeus festivus, 12 male, 13-16 male); 17 - 19) Crossbreed between of two organisms of different breeds, varieties, species or genera through sexual reproduction (Bastardization) - Primula auricula (17) and Primula hirsuta (18) are the parents of Primula pubescens (19); 20 - 25) Adaptation to the aquatic life - Water chestnut (Trapa natans), plant (20) and nut (21), Water-crowfoot (Ranunculus aquatilis, 22), Mayfly (Ephemera vulgata, 23) and its gill larva (24), Backswimmer (Notonecta glauca, 25); 26 - 27) Adapting to the parasite life - Toothwort (Lathraea squamaria, 26), Dutchman's pipe (Monotropa Hypopithys, 27). Lithograph, published in 1897

Tulip and small tortoiseshell Featured Small Tortoiseshell Print

Tulip and small tortoiseshell

Guache on vellum, c.late 17th century by Maria Sibella Merian (1647-1717). From the collection of Insect paintings by Dutch Artists 17th-19th Century. Held in the Library and Archives

© Mary Evans / Natural History Museum

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Peacock, Smalll Tortoiseshell and Comma Butterflies..., c1930s, (1945). Creator: Vere Temple Featured Small Tortoiseshell Print

Peacock, Smalll Tortoiseshell and Comma Butterflies..., c1930s, (1945). Creator: Vere Temple

Peacock, Smalll Tortoiseshell and Comma Butterflies - Vanessa io, Vanessa urticae and Vannessa c-album, c1930s, (1945). Aglais io, Aglais urticae and Polygonia c-album - chrysalises, caterpillars and adult butterflies. From "Insect Life in Britain, by Geoffrey Taylor. [Collins, London, 1945]

© The Print Collector/Heritage Images

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