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" Antiopa, in particular, will not be seen by any one for eight, ten, or more years, and then appear as plentiful as before. To suppose they come from the continent is an idle conjecture ; because the English specimens are easily distinguished from all... "
Hand Book to the Order Lepidoptera - Page 86
by William Forsell Kirby, Richard Bowdler Sharpe - 1896
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The Kaleidoscope: or, Literary and scientific mirror

1821
...before. To suppose they come from he continent is an idle conjecture, because the Engish specimen* are easily distinguished from all others by the superior...occasionally lie dormant for several seasons, and not batch, until some extraordinary, but indiscovered coincidences awake them into active life. (HaworWi...
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The Entomologist's Useful Compendium: Or, An Introduction to the Knowledge ...

George Samouelle - Insects - 1819 - 496 pages
...which Antiopa in particular will not be seen by any one for eight, ten, or more years, and then appear as plentiful as before. To suppose they come from...seasons, and not hatch until some extraordinary but undiscovered coincidence awake them into active life." Sp. 4. Van. lo (peacock). Inhabits nettles....
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Time's Telescope

Almanacs, English - 1827
...hitherto never been ascertained : the most probable conjecture is (as Mr. Haworth has observed) that ' their eggs, in this climate, like the seeds of some...seasons, and not hatch, until some extraordinary but undiscovered coincidences awake them into active life.' Until four or five years since, V. Antiope...
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The Young Lady's Book: A Manual of Elegant Recreations, Exercises, and Pursuits

Young women - 1829 - 504 pages
...Antiopa, in particular, will not be seen by any one for eight, ten, or more years, and then appear as plentiful as before. To suppose they come from...seasons, and not hatch until some extraordinary, but undiscovered, coincidence awake them into active life." V. lo (Peacock Butterfly) :— angulated and...
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Magazine of Natural History, Volume 7

John Claudius Loudon, Edward Charlesworth, John Denson - Natural history - 1834
...all over the kingdom in some years, after which, Antiopa, in particular, cannot be seen by any one for eight or ten or more years, and then appear again...seasons, and not hatch, until some extraordinary but undiscovered coincidences awaken them into active life." [On the relation of the eggs of certain insects...
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The Natural History of Insects, Volume 2

James Rennie, John Obadiah Westwood - Insects - 1835 - 321 pages
...are plentiful all over the kingdom in some years, after -which Antiopa will not be seen by any one for eight or ten or more years, and then appear again...several seasons, and not hatch until some extraordinary coincidences awake them into active life." And Mr. Stephens observes respecting the same butterfly,...
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The naturalist's library

Sir William Jardine - Entomology - 1835
...never hitherto been ascertained. The most probable conjecture is (as Mr Haworth has observed), that 'their eggs in this climate, like the seeds of some...seasons, and not hatch until some extraordinary but undiscovered coincidence awake them into active life.' Until four or five years since, V. Antiopa had...
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Dwight's American Magazine, Volume 3

Theodore Dwight - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1847
...the English specimens are easily distinguished from all others by the superior whiieness of th< ir borders. Perhaps their eggs in this climate, like...several seasons, and not hatch until some extraordinary coincidences awake them into active life." And Mr. Stephens observes respecting the same butierfly,...
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The butterflies of Great Britain with their transformations, delineated and ...

John Obadiah Westwood - 1855
...however, it has become rare, but appears periodically, after a lapse of eight, ten, or more years. " To suppose they come from the Continent is an idle...seasons, and not hatch until some extraordinary but undiscovered coincidences awake them into active life" (Haworth Lep. Britann. p. 28). It received its...
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Manual of the Arts, for Young People: Or, A Present for All Seasons

Conduct of life - 1857 - 450 pages
...ten, or more years, and then appear us plentiful as before. To suppose they come from the cont>n°nt is an idle conjecture; because the English specimens...seasons, and not hatch until some extraordinary, but undiscovered, coioci dence awake them into active life." V. lo (Peacock Butterfly): — angulated and...
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