image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London | Licence: CC BY 4.0
image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London | Licence: CC BY 4.0

Above, a Red Sandpiper, a Sanderling, a Mourning Sawfly and a Turner Savage; below, a Combfooted Savage, a Mottled Sawfly and a salmon.

Date

16 September 1786

Collection

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From the Collection

Description

Coloured etching.
Inscription: 1. Salmon. 2. Sanderling. 3. Red Sand Piper. 4. Combfooted Savage. 5. Turner Savage. 6. Mottled Sawfly. 7. Mourning Sawfly
Additional makers: publication/creation- Harrison & Co.

Image Licence

Image Credit

image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London

From the Watercolour World

Location

North Atlantic Ocean

Medium

Tww Comment

Salmon: North Atlantic and Pacific Ocean. Sanderling: Arctic, South America, South Europe, Africa, and Australia; Red Sand Piper (Common Redshank): temperate Eurasia; Comb-footed Savage (Theridiidae): globally distributed; Turner Savage: Unknown; Mottled Sawfly (European Pine Sawfly [https://www.mortonarb.org/trees-plants/tree-and-plant-advice/help-pests/pine-sawflies]): globally distributed; Mourning Sawfly (Red headed Pine Sawfly): England, Scotland