Reference numberCLP/10ii/21
TitlePaper, 'Some corrections and amendments by J P Breynius concerning the generation of the insect called by him Coccus radicum in his natural history thereof printed in the year 1731' by J P [Johannes Philippus] Breynius
DescriptionCorrections by Breynius to his paper on the generation and metamorphosis of the Coccus radicum. In his corrections, Breynius clarifies the process of metamorphosis or evolution for male and female insects.

Subject: Entomology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Some corrections and amendments by J. P. Breynius, M. D. F. R. S. concerning the generation of the insect called by him coccus radicum, in his natural history thereof, printed in the Year 1731, an account of which is given in these Philosophical Transactions, No 421, translated from the Latin by Mr. Zollman, F. R. S'.

Translated from Latin by Mr [Philip Henry] Zollman. Read to the Royal Society on 5 April 1733.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1731.0072
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 37, no 426
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4327Breynius; Johannes Philippus (c 1680 - 1764)c 1680 - 1764
NA1848Zollman; Philip Henry (- c 1748) - c 1748
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