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Letter from the Zoological Society of London, on a paper 'The prehensores of male butterflies of the genera Ornithoptera and Papilo' by Philip Henry Gosse to the Secretary of the Royal Society

Reference number: RR/9/44

Date: 23 February 1882

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Thanks the Royal Society for their offer of the paper. They already have papers at hand which are to be published in their Transactions. Therefore, it would 'not be expedient to undertake the publication' of the paper.

Subject: Zoology

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society, 1881].

Reference number
RR/9/44
Earliest possible date
23 February 1882
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Letter from the Zoological Society of London, on a paper 'The prehensores of male butterflies of the genera Ornithoptera and Papilo' by Philip Henry Gosse to the Secretary of the Royal Society, 23 February 1882, RR/9/44, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_9_44/letter-from-the-zoological-society-of-london-on-a-paper-the-prehensores-of-male-butterflies-of-the-genera-ornithoptera-and-papilo-by-philip-henry-gosse-to-the-secretary-of-the-royal-society, accessed on 21 June 2024

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