Skip to content

Please be aware that some material may contain words, descriptions or illustrations which will not reflect current scientific understanding and may be considered in today's context inaccurate, unethical, offensive or distressing.

Referee's report by John Burdon Sanderson Haldane, on a paper 'The relation between variability and abundance shown by the measurements of the eggs of British nesting birds' by Ronald Aylmer Fisher

Reference number: RR/59/75

Date: August 1936

Description

Sectional Committee: Zoology

Recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. Provides detailed list of modifications and alterations.

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']

Endorsed on verso as received 18 August 1936.

Reference number
RR/59/75
Earliest possible date
August 1936
Physical description
Standardised form (type D)
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

John Burdon Sanderson Haldane

View page for John Burdon Sanderson Haldane

Use this record

Citation

John Burdon Sanderson Haldane, Referee's report by John Burdon Sanderson Haldane, on a paper 'The relation between variability and abundance shown by the measurements of the eggs of British nesting birds' by Ronald Aylmer Fisher, August 1936, RR/59/75, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_59_75/referees-report-by-john-burdon-sanderson-haldane-on-a-paper-the-relation-between-variability-and-abundance-shown-by-the-measurements-of-the-eggs-of-british-nesting-birds-by-ronald-aylmer-fisher, accessed on 23 May 2024

Link to this record

Embed this record

<iframe src="https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/embed/items/rr_59_75/referees-report-by-john-burdon-sanderson-haldane-on-a-paper-the-relation-between-variability-and-abundance-shown-by-the-measurements-of-the-eggs-of-british-nesting-birds-by-ronald-aylmer-fisher" title="Referee's report by John Burdon Sanderson Haldane, on a paper 'The relation between variability and abundance shown by the measurements of the eggs of British nesting birds' by Ronald Aylmer Fisher" allow="fullscreen" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="500px"></iframe>

Related Fellows

Explore the collection

  • Referee Reports

    Date: 1832-1949

    This collection contains reports on scientific papers submitted for publication to the Royal Society. Started in 1832 when the system was formalised, it is a record of the origins of peer review publishing in practice.

    View collection