Illustration of Magnolia hodgsonii

Title

Illustration of Magnolia hodgsonii

Subject

Magnolias; Illustrated works

Description

Magnolia hodgsonii (syn. Talauma hodgsonii). Original caption: "Flowering branch of Talauma Hodgsoni, with a full-grown leaf of a young tree behind, of the natural size. Fig. 1. Stamens and column of ovaria. 2. Stamen. 3. Transverse section of stamen. 4. Pollen. 5. Ovary. 6. Longitudinal section of ovary :—all magnified. 7. Ripe fruit. 8. The same with most of the carpels removed, showing the woody alveolate axis and insertion of seed. 9. Seeds :—all of the natural size. 10. Vertical, and 11, transverse sections of seeds. 12. Endopleura and albumen. 13. Portion of endopleura (very highly magnified). 14. Vertical section of albumen and embryo. 15, 16. Embryos :—all magnified.

Creator

Cathcart, John Fergusson, 1802-1851

Source

Illustrations of Himalayan plants, by Joseph Dalton Hooker, John Fergusson Cathcart, and Walter Hood Fitch

Date

1855

Rights

This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less.

Original Format

Paper

Physical Dimensions

2,627 × 3,670 pixels

Files

Talauma_hodgsonii.jpg

Citation

Cathcart, John Fergusson, 1802-1851, “Illustration of Magnolia hodgsonii,” SCRC Virtual Museum at Southern Illinois University's Morris Library, accessed May 13, 2021, https://scrcexhibits.omeka.net/items/show/780.

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