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Reference numberRR/2/167
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the impregnation of the ovum in the amphibia. (Second series, revised.) And on the direct agency of the spermatozoon' by George Newport
Date17 February 1853
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Disagrees with some of the author's conclusions. Suggests the paper could be abridged, and the original paper 'preserved in the archives'. Refers to the work of Pierre Prévost and Jean Baptiste André Dumas [Annales des Sciences Naturelles 1824, Tome II, page 133].

Subject: Zoology, Physiology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]
Extent12p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1853.0010 Vol.143 1853
Related records in the cataloguePT.46.7
RR/2/166
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7273Sharpey; William (1802 - 1880)1802 - 1880
NA5371Newport; George (1803 - 1854)1803 - 1854
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