John Curtis plate # 417 - Ceratophyllus Elongatus , yellow bat's flea.
British Entomology book plate illustrating insect with original page of accompanying text by John Curtis. One of 770 engravings from a 16 volume set -1824-1839.
Appr size 6" by 10"
Accurately colored figure of insect with dissections of the parts. Included with the plant it feeds or is found on.
Wonderful vintage condition.