'Oenanthe Americana pectore luteo', the yellow brested chat, and 'Solanum triphyllon flore hexapetalo tribus petalis purpurejs erectis coeteris viridibus reflexis' (Catesby's identifications; modern scientific names: Icteria virens, the yellow-breasted chat; Trillium maculatum, the spotted wakerobin). Plate 50 from volume I of The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands by Mark Catesby (London, 1731). Mark Catesby was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1733.
Original: etching. 1731
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