Author Bellardi, L. Saggio di ditterologia Messicana. [With the rare supplement].
Published 1859-1862
Item ID 15974
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Torino, Stamperia Reale, 1859-1862. Three parts in three. 4to (29.6 x 22.5 cm). 207 pp.; five fine, lithographed plates. Original printed wrappers. Includes the rare supplement, and treats 266 species of Mexican Diptera of which no less than 176 species are new. Luigi Bellardi (1818-1889) was an Italian malacologist, palaeontologist and entomologist. Flies and allies had his special attention. Uncut, text unopened. Rare. Horn-Schenkling, 1083. Essential work on Mexican flies