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A dehiscing puffball (Lycoperdon species) and four types of clubmoss (Lycopodium species). Coloured etching by J. Pass, c. 1815.

Pass, John, active 1797-1815.
Date
21 January 1815

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view A dehiscing puffball (Lycoperdon species) and four types of clubmoss (Lycopodium species). Coloured etching by J. Pass, c. 1815.
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Credit: A dehiscing puffball (Lycoperdon species) and four types of clubmoss (Lycopodium species). Coloured etching by J. Pass, c. 1815. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)


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Lycoperdon and Lycopodium. 1. the puck-fist or puff-ball; 2. the same at the moment of explosion 3. Lycoperdon of the oak 4 to 7. star puff-ball 8 to 11. species of club-moss or wolf's-claw. J. Pass sc.

Publication/Creation

London : published as the Act directs by G. Jones, 21 January 1815.

Physical description

1 print : etching, with watercolour ; platemark 19.8 x 26.1 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 25524i

Language

  • English


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