Reference numberPT/6/8
TitlePaper, 'Observations intended to shew that the progressive motion of snakes is partly performed by means of the ribs' by Everard Home
DescriptionCorresponding plates showing abdominal muscles of the boa constrictor erroneously bound into 1813 volume of Philosophical Transactions found at PT/7/27i. A further illustration for this paper has been separated from the manuscript and is found at PT/73/3/3.

Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Observations intended to show that the progressive motion of snakes is partly performed by means of the ribs'.

Read 27 February 1812.

Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 1, 1832.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1800.0243
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1812.0011
Related records in the cataloguePT/7/27i
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4668Home; Sir; Everard (1756 - 1832); surgeon1756 - 1832
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