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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to work by Johannes Peter Müller and George Busk. Referee has plans on writing his own paper on the Pentacrinoids. Has detected an error in the paper's anatomical description, which he has communicated to the author, who is willing to change the few affected lines.

Subject: Zoology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1865]

Reference number
RR/5/270
Earliest possible date
12 March 1863
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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William Benjamin Carpenter

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William Benjamin Carpenter, Referee's report by William Benjamin Carter, on a paper 'On the embryogeny of Antedon rosaceus, Linck (Comatula rosacea of Lamarck)' by Charles Thomas Wyville Thomson, 12 March 1863, RR/5/270, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_5_270/referees-report-by-william-benjamin-carter-on-a-paper-on-the-embryogeny-of-antedon-rosaceus-linck-comatula-rosacea-of-lamarck-by-charles-thomas-wyville-thomson, accessed on 14 June 2024

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