Reference numberCLP/12i/31
TitlePaper, 'Lumbricus hydropicus or an essay to prove that hydatides often mett with in morbid animal bodys are a species of wormes or imperfect animals' by Edward Tyson
DescriptionPaper discussing hydatids, or sacs of larval Echinococcus granulosus tapeworm, found in the corpse of a gazelle and in that of a woman. Includes original figures.

Subject: Anatomy / Entomology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Lumbricus hydropicus; or An essay to prove that hydatides often met with in morbid animal bodies, are a species of worms, or imperfect animals. By that learned and curious Anatomist Edward Tyson, M. D. and R. Soc. S'.

Read to the Royal Society on 22 February 1687.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1686.0094
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 17 (1691), p 506
Related records in the catalogueCLP/12i/31/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7032Tyson; Edward (1651 - 1708)1651 - 1708
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