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Paper, 'On the chorda dorsalis' by Martin Barry

Reference number: PT/25/8

Date: 1840


Subject: Anatomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the chorda dorsalis'.

Received by the Royal Society on 3 January 1841. Read 7 January 1841.

Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 4, 1843.

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