Reference numberCLP/15i/18
TitlePaper, regarding observations of shellfish found in claystone at Ancona by Smith
Date[November 1667]
DescriptionThe author describes finding shellfish in claystone, 'like those wormes [sic] in rotten wood'. He explains that these shellfish are commonly known as 'ballari' or 'dattili del mare' in Ancona [Italy].

Subject: Zoology / Malacology

Read to the Royal Society on 28 November 1667
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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