Reference numberRR/6/212
TitleReferee's report by George Busk, on two papers 'On remains of a large extinct lama (Palauchenia magna, Owen) from quaternary deposits in the Valley of Mexico' and 'On the molar teeth, lower jaw, of Macrauchenia patachonica, Ow' by Richard Owen
Date6 November 1869
DescriptionRecommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The second paper concerns a fossil species first encountered on the Voyage of the Beagle. Refers to work of Auguste Bravard. Refers to a paper by Thomas Henry Huxley regarding Macrauchenia boliviensis in the Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society, which the referee considers to be of great importance, but to which the author makes no reference, but which the referee thinks 'ought certainly to have been cited'.

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.1870.0005 Vol.160 1870
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1870.0006 Vol.160 1870
Related records in the catalogueRR/6/210
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8156Busk; George (1807 - 1886)1807 - 1886
NA8083Owen; Sir; Richard (1804 - 1892)1804 - 1892
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