Reference numberPT/34/7/3
TitlePlate, figure 2 showing cranium and blow-hole muscles of the porpoise by [Francis Sibson?]
DescriptionFigure 2 showing the cranium and the muscles that close and open the blow-hole of the porpoise. Also includes three unpublished illustrations showing further views of the blow-hole muscles.

Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the blow-hole of the porpoise'.

Communicated by Thomas Bell. Received by the Royal Society on 18 December 1845. Read 12 March 1846.
Physical descriptionWatercolour on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1843.0078
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1848.0007
Related records in the catalogueRR/1/224
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6240Sibson; Francis (1814 - 1876)1814 - 1876
NA7505Bell; Thomas (1792 - 1880)1792 - 1880
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