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Reference numberRR/16/5
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by William Thomas Blanford, on a paper 'On the evolution of the Proboscidea' by Charles William Andrews
Date20 April 1903
DescriptionSectional Committee: Zoology

Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. As far as he can judge no modifications are necessary and all that is desirable is a certain amount of editorial revision. Discusses a possible error on page two of the typescript of the paper regarding distribution. All the illustrations may be reproduced by photography and reproduced as text figures. Is should be stated that the figures of Palaeomastodon and Moeritherium are restorations as are those of Tetrabelodon, or so he is led to think from the text. The paper might well be published in the Proceeedings with the figures much reduced, but it appears to him well suited for the Transactions.

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions B, 1904].

Endorsed on verso as received 20 April 1903.
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type A)
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Access statusOpen
Related materialRegister of papers 1903 32
DOI: 10.1098/rstb.1904.0004 Vol.196 1904
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA3732Blanford; William Thomas (1832 - 1905)1832 - 1905
NA2169Andrews; Charles William (1866 - 1924); palaeontologist1866 - 1924
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