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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Wonders whether the Philosophical Transactions is the best place for the paper, as it was considered that purely systematic papers should be published elsewhere.

Subject: Geology, Palaeontology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Reference number
RR/6/105
Earliest possible date
20 June 1867
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William Benjamin Carpenter

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William Benjamin Carpenter, Referee's report by William Benjamin Carpenter, on a paper 'On the genera Heterophyllia, Battersbyia, Palaecyclus, and Asterosmilia; the anatomy of their species, and their position in the classification of sclerodermic zoantharia' by Peter Martin Duncan, 20 June 1867, RR/6/105, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_6_105/referees-report-by-william-benjamin-carpenter-on-a-paper-on-the-genera-heterophyllia-battersbyia-palaecyclus-and-asterosmilia-the-anatomy-of-their-species-and-their-position-in-the-classification-of-sclerodermic-zoantharia-by-peter-martin-duncan, accessed on 16 April 2024

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