Reference numberEL/R1/54
TitleExtract of a letter, from Richard Richardson to Hans Sloane, dated at North Bierley
CreatorRichardson; Richard (1663-1741); physician; botanist
Date5 September 1733
DescriptionConcerning the rapacious appetite of a species of insect ('squilla aquae dulcis') on carp and tench
Read to the Royal Society on 10 January 1733
Place originNorth Bierley, (Yorkshire West Riding) West Yorkshire, England
Origin coordinates53.76667, -1.73333
Digital imagesView item on Science in the Making
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 38, no 433, p 331
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8406Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector1660 - 1753
NA496Richardson; Richard (1663 - 1741)1663 - 1741
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