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Size: 3" x 5"
Copyrighted: 1890
Lithographer: Knapp & Co.

(Ornithorhynchus paradoxus)

Although the cards in this series didn't include any additional descriptive information for the individual animals, the subsequently issued
Album of Illustrated Natural History
did devote a paragraph to

Illustration previously published in Animate Creation: Vol. I - 1885
also: Wood's Illustrated Natural History - 1886 and
The Natural History of Animals in Word and Picture: Vol II - ~1887
Subsequently published in All About Animals - 1900

Specht - Duck Bill / Mullingong
Artist: Friedrich Specht