Reference numberRR/6/204
TitleLetter from Philip Lutley Sclater, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'On fossil remains of equines from central and South America referable to Equus conversidens, Ow., Equus tan, Ow., and Equus arcidens, Ow' by Richard Owen
Date23 March 1869
DescriptionApologises for not being able to referee the paper, as it deals with a subject on which the referee has 'paid no sort of attention'. Suggests the paper be referred to someone who is 'engaged in the study of extinct Mammalia'.

Subject: Zoology, Palaeontology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1869.0020 Vol.159 1869
Related records in the catalogueRR/6/205
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1406Sclater; Philip Lutley (1829 - 1913)1829 - 1913
NA8083Owen; Sir; Richard (1804 - 1892)1804 - 1892
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
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