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Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Investigations into the structure and development of the scales and bones of fishes'.

Communicated by Edwin Lankester. Received and read by the Royal Society on 20 June 1850.

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 5, 1851.

Reference number
PT/42/14
Earliest possible date
1850
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
83 pages
Format
Manuscript

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William Crawford Williamson

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William Crawford Williamson, Paper, 'Investigations into the structure and developement [sic] of the scales and bones of fishes' by W C [William Crawford] Williamson, 1850, PT/42/14, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_42_14/paper-investigations-into-the-structure-and-developement-sic-of-the-scales-and-bones-of-fishes-by-w-c-william-crawford-williamson, accessed on 17 June 2024

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