Eucratea Chelata Scruparia: bryozoan: moss animal

Description
This pen, ink and watercolour drawing by PH Gosse shows the microscopic structure of a bryozoan or ‘moss animal’ colony. Gosse reproduced this drawing on plate 6 of his book ‘A Naturalist’s Rambles on the Devonshire Coast’.
Accession Loan No.
114/1920/9
Collection Class
Drawings
Medium
pen ink and watercolour on paper
Common Name
Eucratea Chelata Scruparia: bryozoan: moss animal
Simple Name
drawing
Full Name
Eucratea Chelata Scruparia: Scruparia chelata: bryozoan: moss animal
Dimensions
actual H 195 mm; actual length 244 mm
Production Person Surname
Gosse
Production Person Initials
P H
Family Group

Inscription / Transcription
Eucratea chelata seruparia

    Tell Us What You Think

    Subject to approval, your name and blog comment will be made public. Any comment replies will also be public. Your email address will never be published. If you wish to contact us privately, please use the Contact form. Required fields are marked *