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Haak shares observations on a trip to Colchester [England] where he viewed the 'creeks and pitts [...] harbour and nurcerie [sic]' to learn about the breeding of oysters (Ostreidae).

Subject: Zoology

Read to the Royal Society on 3 December 1662

Reference number
CLP/15i/4
Earliest possible date
1662
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Theodore Haak

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Theodore Haak, Paper, 'Of the breeding of Colchester oysters' by Theodore Haak, 1662, CLP/15i/4, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/clp_15i_4/paper-of-the-breeding-of-colchester-oysters-by-theodore-haak, accessed on 26 May 2024

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