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Referee's report by William Henry Flower, on a paper 'On the skull of a marsupial carnivore Thylacopardus australis' by Richard Owen

Reference number: RR/10/200

Date: 17 October 1889

Description

Not recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The description is inaccurate and misleading. As the specimen was damaged coming to the Royal Society, offers to have it repaired and returned to the Sydney Museum.

Subject: Palaeontology, Geology, Zoology

[Publication status unknown - Not in Proceedings or Transactions]

Reference number
RR/10/200
Earliest possible date
17 October 1889
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William Henry Flower

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William Henry Flower, Referee's report by William Henry Flower, on a paper 'On the skull of a marsupial carnivore Thylacopardus australis' by Richard Owen, 17 October 1889, RR/10/200, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_10_200/referees-report-by-william-henry-flower-on-a-paper-on-the-skull-of-a-marsupial-carnivore-thylacopardus-australis-by-richard-owen, accessed on 28 February 2024

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