Author Bellardi, L. Saggio di ditterologia Messicana.
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