Reference numberCLP/15i/68
TitlePaper, 'Description of the moose deer in America' by Paul Dudley
DateMay 1721
DescriptionDudley presents his observations on the moose (Alces alces), 'one of the noblest creatures of the forest'. He identifies two sorts of moose, the 'common light grey moose' and the 'large, or black moose'.

Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'A description of the Moose-Deer in America'

Communicated by John Chamberlayne. Read to the Royal Society on 4 May 1721
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1720.0041
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 31 (1721), p 165
Related records in the catalogueRBO/11/31
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7811Dudley; Paul (1675 - 1751)1675 - 1751
NA6747Chamberlayne; John (c 1666 - 1723); translator and literary editorc 1666 - 1723
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