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A tropical plant (Acokanthera spectabilis): flowering stem. Coloured lithograph by W. G. Smith, c. 1872, after himself.

  • Smith, Worthington George, 1835-1917
Date
[1872]
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25906i
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Description

Plants from the Acokanthera genus yield arrow poisons and cardiac glycosides

Publication/Creation

[London] (5, Henrietta St. Covent Garden) : L. Reeve & Co., [1872] (V. Brooks, Day & Son, imp.)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, with watercolour

Lettering

Toxicophlaea spectabilis W. G. Smith, F. L. S. del et lith

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 25906i

Languages

  • English
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