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Concealing-coloration in the animal kingdom

Gerald Handerson Thayer

Concealing-coloration in the animal kingdom

an exposition of the laws of disguise through color and pattern : being a summary of Abbott H. Thayer"s disclosures

by Gerald Handerson Thayer

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals -- Color,
  • Camouflage (Biology),
  • Mimicry (Biology)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gerald H. Thayer ; with an introductory essay by A.H. Thayer.
    ContributionsThayer, Abbott Handerson, 1849-1921., Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 260 p., [75] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17901309M

    INSECTS--Colored beetles, landscape, study folder for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom. Smithsonian American Art Museum and its Renwick Gallery. Addthis Share Tools. Share Icon. Print; Details Related Object Details Artist Abbott Handerson . A•E•, Roosevelt on Concealing Coloration. [Auk [oct. 'Concealing-Coloration in the Animal Kingdom,' published early in In this book, he says: "The doctrine of concealing coloration as an explanation of almost every kind of coloration.

    Thayer’s early work on camouflage was published as an article in a naturalist journal, The Auk. Later, continuing his studies, he published a book on camouflage, Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom in His apprentice, Rockwell Kent, assisted in one of the most arresting images in the book, a portrait of a copperhead. Concealing Coloration in Animals Article (PDF Available) in Animal Behaviour 86(6)– December with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

    Animal coloration is the general appearance of an animal resulting from the reflection or emission of light from its surfaces. Some animals are brightly colored, while others are hard to see. In some species, such as the peafowl, the male has strong patterns, conspicuous colors and is iridescent, while the female is far less visible.. There are several separate reasons why animals have evolved. Abbott Handerson Thayer / Copperhead Snake on Dead Leaves, (study for book, Concealing-Coloration in the AnimalKingdom) / ca.


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