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Aldrovanda verticillata R.

1795-1804

Unknown Artist (Company School)

From the collection

Title

Aldrovanda verticillata R.

Date

1795-1804

Description

Watercolour illustration commissioned by William Roxburgh. ROX1129.

In his 'Flora Indica', Roxburgh describes this plant as a twining species, found on ponds in Bengal, during the cold and hot season. The drawing is on laid paper watermarked 'J. WHATMAN 1794'.

Roxburgh, 'Flora Indica' (1832) v.2, p.112.

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Location

South Asia

Region

Continent

Location Accuracy

Unknown

Medium

Category

Credits

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