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Reference numberPT/74/1/7
LevelItem
TitleDrawings, mammary foetuses of the pygmy opossum and kangaroo by [Richard Owen]
Date[1834]
DescriptionPlate 7, figures 6-7 and 9-12 showing mammary foetuses of the pgymy opossum [Acrobates pygmaeus; feathertail glider] and the kangaroo, including details of the brain. The figures are drawn on individual cards (figures 9-12 on one card) and mounted on a single backing sheet. Inscribed with publication and plate details. Not signed. The manuscript for this paper is wanting.

Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On the generation of the marsupial animals, with a description of the impregnated uterus of the Kangaroo' by Richard Owen.

Received by the Royal Society on 9 January 1834. Read 24 April 1834.
Extent1p
FormatDrawing
Physical descriptionGraphite on paper, mounted on backing sheet
Dimensions315x229mm
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1834.0019
DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1830.0155
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8083Owen; Sir; Richard (1804 - 1892)1804 - 1892
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