Alfred Russel Wallace : Alfred Wallace : A. R. Wallace :
Russel Wallace : Alfred Russell Wallace (sic)
Capture of Trichius fasciatus near Neath (S2: 1847)
Editor Charles H. Smith's Note: A one-line note printed on page 1676 of the April(?) 1847
issue of Zoologist. The Editor's snide remark following Wallace's words is amusing. For
many years this was thought to be Wallace's earliest publication. To link directly to this
page, connect with: http://people.wku.edu/charles.smith/wallace/S002.htm
Capture of Trichius fasciatus near Neath--I took a single specimen of this beautiful insect
on a blossom of Carduus heterophyllus near the falls at the top of Neath Vale.--Alfred R.
Wallace, Neath. [The other insects in my correspondent's list are scarcely worth publishing.--E.
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