1 David Brigham "Mark Catesby and the Patronage of Natural History in the First Half of the Eighteenth Century," Empire's Nature: Mark Catesby's New World Vision, ed. Amy R.W. Meyers and Margaret Beck Pritchard (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1988)109.

      2 Henrietta McBurney, Mark Catesby's Natural History of America (Houston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1997) 17.

      3 McBurney 16.

      4 McBurney 26.

      5 McBurney 17.

      6 Mark Catesby, Natural History of America, vol. 1 (London: 1731) xi.

      7 McBurney 18.

      8 McBurney 18.

      9 Brigham 93.

      10 Brigham 112.