Summary

Watercolour, pencil and ink illustration, 459, of a Yabby, Cherax destructor, by Arthur Bartholomew, 7 August 1877, commissioned by Frederick McCoy for his zoological research. Bartholomew described this work as "Colored sketch from an older specimen".

The Yabby, Cherax destructor, had previously been illustrated by Ludwig Becker for Plate 29 in The Prodromus of the Zoology of Victoria by Frederick McCoy.

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Yabby, Astacopsis bicarinatus by Arthur Bartholomew. Pencil, watercolour & ink on paper. 27th August 1877. 12 & 17cm. Produced in association with the publication of plate 29 in The Prodromus of Zoology of Victoria by Frederick McCoy.

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