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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

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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,, accessed on 26 May 2024

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