Tacca leontopetaloides (Taccaleae) - Plate 669

Joseph Banks

Society Islands (Parts 28 - 31)

Line engraving by William Tringham after Sydney Parkinson (1769). Joseph Banks and his party saw this species at: Otaheite, Society Islands (13 April-1 June and 4 June-13 July 1769) Ulhieta, Society Islands (20 July - 24 July 1769)

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Note:
This print is also illustrated as Plate 21 on page 61 of Joseph Banks' Florilegium: Botanical Treasures from Cook's First Voyage, published by Thames & Hudson Ltd 

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