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Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the apparent relation of the nerves to the muscular structures in the aquatic larva of Tipula crystallina of de geer' by Richard Leach Maddox

Reference number: RR/6/169

Date: 1867

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Not recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The author has received a grant from the Donation Fund to continue his work on the improvement of micro-photography. The paper does not provide any advance on scientific knowledge.

Subject: Physiology, Zoology

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

Reference number
RR/6/169
Earliest possible date
1867
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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William Sharpey

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William Sharpey, Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the apparent relation of the nerves to the muscular structures in the aquatic larva of Tipula crystallina of de geer' by Richard Leach Maddox, 1867, RR/6/169, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_6_169/referees-report-by-william-sharpey-on-a-paper-on-the-apparent-relation-of-the-nerves-to-the-muscular-structures-in-the-aquatic-larva-of-tipula-crystallina-of-de-geer-by-richard-leach-maddox, accessed on 19 June 2024

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