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Sectional Committee: Zoology

Recommended for publication in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. Suggests improving the gridlines on the figures. Requests permission to waive anonymity to correspond directly with the author. Provides detailed list of specific criticisms, mostly relating to points of anatomy.

Contains extra question - 'Is there any information contained in the paper which likely to be of value to the enemy?' Referee replies no.

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

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Reference number
RR/68/503
Earliest possible date
04 December 1944
Physical description
Standardised form (type E) and letter on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Typescript
Manuscript

Creator name

Herbert Graham Cannon

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Herbert Graham Cannon, Referee's report by Herbert Graham Cannon, on a paper 'The mechanics and innervation of the starfish tube foot-ampulla system' by J E Smith, 04 December 1944, RR/68/503, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_68_503/referees-report-by-herbert-graham-cannon-on-a-paper-the-mechanics-and-innervation-of-the-starfish-tube-foot-ampulla-system-by-j-e-smith, accessed on 20 May 2024

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