Reference numberCLP/15i/38
TitlePaper, 'The description and figure of a scorpion from Barbary [North Africa]' by Richard Waller
DateMarch 1689
DescriptionWaller shares a description of a scorpion (Scorpiones), with a focus on its 'two great claws'. Followed by one page of figures, including a full-colour drawing of a scorpion.

Subject: Zoology / Arachnology

Read to the Royal Society on 27 March 1689
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBO/7/26
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6739Waller; Richard (c1646 - 1715); natural philosopher and translatorc1646 - 1715
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