Francis Walker

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Francis Walker

Francis Walker (July 31, 1809 – October 5, 1874), English entomologist. One of the most prolific authors in entomology. Named about 20,000 taxa! Was employed by the British Museum between 1837 and 1863. Added an immense amount of material to the collections of the British Museum and wrote 87 scientific papers.

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Publications[modifica]

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1833[modifica]

  • 1833. Monographia chalcidum (continued from page 384). Ent. Mag. 1(5): 455–466.

1834[modifica]

  • 1834. Monographia chalciditum (continued from p. 39). Ent. Mag. 2(2): 148–179.
  • 1834. Monographia chalciditum (continued from p. 309). Ent. Mag. 2(4): 340–369.

1835[modifica]

  • 1835. Characters of some undescribed New Holland Diptera. Ent. Mag. 2(5): 468–473.
  • 1835. Monographia chalciditum (continued from p. 369). Ent. Mag. 2(5): 476–502.
  • 1835. Monographia chalciditum (continued from Vol. II., page 502.). Ent. Mag. 3(1): 94–97.

1836[modifica]

  • 1836. Monographia chalciditum (continued). Ent. Mag. 3(5): 465–496.

1837[modifica]

  • 1837. Descriptions of the insects collected by Captain PP King, RN, FRS, in the survey of the Straits of Magellan. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London.
  • 1837. On the Dryinidae. The entomological magazine.
  • 1837. Notes on Diptera. Entomological Magazine.

1838[modifica]

  • 1838. Descriptions of British chalcidites. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (1)1(4): 307–312.
  • 1838. Descriptions of British chalcidites. [continuation from p. 312] Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (1)1(5): 381–387.

1839[modifica]

  • 1839. Monographia Chalciditum. Volume 1. Balliere, London. 333 pp.
  • 1839. Monographia Chalciditum. Volume 2. Balliere, London. 100 pp.

1843[modifica]

  • 1843. Description des Chalcidites trouve au bluff de Saint-Jean, dans la Floride orientale; par MM. E. Doubleday et R. Forster. Premier mire. Ann Soc Ent Fr (2)1: 145–162.

1846[modifica]

  • 1846. Characters of some undescribed species of chalcidites. (Continued from p. 115). Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (1)17(111): 177–185.
  • 1846. Part I--Chalcidites. Pp. 1–100 In: List of the specimens of hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Printed by order of the Trustees, London. vi + 237 pp.

1847[modifica]

1848[modifica]

Walker, F. 1848. List of the Specimens of Dipterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum, 1, 1-229.  reference page 

1849[modifica]

  • 1849. List of the specimens of dipterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part II. Printed by order of the Trustees [British Museum], London. 231-484 pp.
  • 1849. List of the specimens of dipterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part III. Printed by order of the Trustees [British Museum], London. 485-687 pp.
  • 1849. List of the specimens of dipterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part IV. Printed by order of the Trustees [British Museum], London. 689-1172 pp.

1850[modifica]

  • 1850. Descriptions of aphides. (Continued from vol. v. p. 395). Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (2)6(31): 41–48.

1851[modifica]

  • 1851. List of the specimens of homopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part II. British Museum, London. 1188 pp.

1852[modifica]

  • 1852. Diptera. Part I. Pp. 1–75 In: Insecta Saundersiana: or characters of undescribed species in the collection of William Wilson Saunders, Esq., F.R.S., F.L.S., &c. Vol. I. John Van Voorst, London. 474 pp.
  • 1852. Diptera. Part IV. Pp. 253–414 In: Insecta Saundersiana: or characters of undescribed species in the collection of William Wilson Saunders, Esq., F.R.S., F.L.S., &c. Vol. I. John Van Voorst, London. 474 pp.
  • 1852. List of the specimens of homopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part IV. British Museum, London. 1188 pp.

1853[modifica]

  • Walker, F. 1853. Catalogue of the specimens of neuropterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part II. Sialides – Nemopterides. pp. 193–476. British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology, London. Google Books
  • Walker, F. 1853. Catalogue of the specimens of neuropterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part III. Termitidae – Ephemeridae. pp. 477–585. British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology, London. BHL

1854[modifica]

1855[modifica]

1856[modifica]

  • 1856. Diptera. Part V. Pp. 415–474 In: Insecta Saundersiana: or characters of undescribed species in the collection of William Wilson Saunders, Esq., F.R.S., F.L.S., &c. Vol. I. John Van Voorst, London. 474 pp.
  • 1856. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part X.--Noctuidae. British Museum (Natural History), London. 253-491 pp.
  • 1856. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part IX.--Noctuidae. British Museum (Natural History), London. 1-252 pp.
  • Walker, F. 1856. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part VIII. British Museum (Natural History), London 8: 1-271. reference page 

1857[modifica]

  • 1857. Catalogue of the dipterous insects collected at Singapore and Malacca by Mr. A.R. Wallace, with descriptions of new species. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. Lond. Zool. 1: 4–39.
  • 1857. Catalogue of the dipterous insects collected at Sarawak, Borneo by Mr. A.R. Wallace, with descriptions of new species. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. Lond. Zool. 1: 105–136.
  • Walker, F. 1857: List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part X.– Noctuidae. British Museum (Natural History), London 10: 253-491. reference page 
  • Walker, F. 1857. Catalogue of the Homopterous insects collected at Singapore and Malacca by Mr. A. R. Wallace, with descriptions of new species. Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society 1: 82–100. Reference page
  • 1857. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XIII.--Noctuidae. British Museum (Natural History), London. 983-1236 pp.

1858[modifica]

  • Walker, F. 1858. Characters of some apparently undescribed Ceylon insects. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (3)2(9): 202–209.
  • Walker, F. 1858. Characters of some apparently undescribed Ceylon insects. (Continued from p. 209). Ann Mag Nat Hist (3)2(10): 280–286.
  • Walker, F. 1858. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XII. – Noctuidae. British Museum (Natural History), London. 765–982.
  • Walker, F. 1858. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XIII. – Noctuidae. British Museum (Natural History), London. 983–1236.
  • Walker, F. 1858. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XIV. – Noctuidae. British Museum (Natural History), London. 1237–1520.
  • Walker, F. 1858. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XV. – Noctuidae. British Museum (Natural History), London. 1521–1888.
  • Walker, F. 1858f: List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XVI. 1-253. reference page 
  • Walker, F. 1858. Characters of undescribed Diptera in the collection of W.W. Saunders, Esq., F.R.S., &c. Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. (2)4(6): 190–235.

1859[modifica]

  • Walker, F., 1859: Characters of some apparently undescribed Ceylon insects. (Continued from p. 56). Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (3)3(16): 258–265.
  • Walker, F., 1859: Catalogue of dipterous insects collected in the Aru Islands by Mr. A.R. Wallace, with descriptions of new species. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. Lond. Zool. 3: 77–131.
  • Walker, F., 1859: Catalogue of the dipterous insects collected at Makessar in Celebes by Mr. A.R. Wallace, with descriptions of new species. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. Lond. Zool. 4: 90–172.
  • Walker, F., 1859: List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XVII.--Pyralides. British Museum (Natural History), London. 255-508 pp.
  • Walker, F., 1859: List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XIX.--Pyralides. British Museum (Natural History), London. 799-1036 pp.
  • Walker, F., 1859: Characters of some apparently undescribed Ceylon insects. Annals and magazine of natural history, 3: 52.

1860[modifica]

1861[modifica]

  • Walker, F., 1861. Catalogue of the dipterous insects collected at Amboyna by Mr. A.R. Wallace, with descriptions of new species. J Proc Linn Soc Lond Zool 5: 144–168.
  • Walker, F. 1861. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXIII.– Geometrites (continued). British Museum (Natural History), London 23: 757-1020. reference page 
  • Walker, F. 1861a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXII.– Geometrites (continued). British Museum (Natural History), London 22: 499-755. reference page 

1862[modifica]

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1863[modifica]

1864[modifica]

  • Walker, F., 1864. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XXIX. Tineites. British Museum (Natural History), London. 533-835 pp.
  • Walker, F. 1864. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum, 30. Tineites. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History), London 30: 837-1096. full article (BHL).reference page 

1865[modifica]

  • Walker, F., 1865. Descriptions of new species of the dipterous insects of New Guinea. J Linn Soc Lond Zool 8: 102–130.
  • Walker, F., 1865. Descriptions of new species of the dipterous insects of New Guinea. J Proc Linn Soc Lond Zool 8: 102–130.
  • Walker, F. 1865. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXII. Supplement.--Part 2. British Museum (Natural History), London. 323-706. reference page 
  • Walker, F. 1865a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXIII. Supplement.--Part 3. British Museum (Natural History), London. 707–1120. full article (BHL). reference page 
  • Walker, F. 1865b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXI. Supplement.--Part 1. British Museum (Natural History), London. 1-321. reference page 

1866[modifica]

  • Walker, F. 1866. List of specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. 35(supplement 35): 1534-2040.  Reference page 
  • Walker, F. 1866. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XXXIV. Supplement.--Part 4. British Museum (Natural History), London. 1121-1533 pp.
  • Walker, F. 1866. Appendix. A list of mammals, birds, insects, reptiles, fishes, shells, annelides, and Diatomaceae, collected by myself in British Columbia and Vancouver Island, with notes on their habits. [List of Coleoptera]. Pp. 309–334 In: J.K. Lord. The naturalist in Vancouver Island and British Columbia. Richard Bentley, London. 375 pp.

1868[modifica]

  • Walker, F., 1868. Catalogue of the specimens of Blattariae in the collection of the British Museum. Printed for the Trustees of the British Museum, London. 239 pp.

1869[modifica]

1870[modifica]

  • Walker, F. 1870a. Catalogue of the specimens of Dermaptera Saltatoria in the collection of the British Museum [Locustidae (contd.), Acrididae.]. Part III: 425-604. Printed by order of the Trustees ot the British Museum, London. Reference page.  BHL
  • Walker, F., 1870. A list of the butterflies collected by J.K. Lord, Esq., in Egypt, along the African shore of the Red Sea, and in Arabia; with descriptions of the species new to science. Entomologist 5: 48-57. BHL. Reference page
  • Walker, F. 1870c. Notes on aphides (Continued from Zool. S. S. 1333.) Zoologist (2) 5: 1996-2001. Reference page. BHL

1871[modifica]

  • Walker, F., 1871. Notes on Chalcidiae. Part I. Eurytomidae. E.W. Janson, London. 1-17 pp.

1872[modifica]

  • Walker, F., 1872. Catalogue of the specimens of heteropterous Hemiptera in the collection of the British Museum. 5. Printed for the Trustees of the British Museum, London. 1-202 pp.

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