Reference numberRR/71/241
TitleReferee's report by Archibald Vivian Hill, on a paper 'The gyroscopic mechanism of the halteres of Diptera' by John William Sutton Pringle
DescriptionSectional committee: Physiology and Medical Sciences

Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. He doesn't know enouigh about the anatomy of flies to criticise the paper is detail but the treatments seems 'sound, critical and convincing'.

[Published in Philosophical Transactions B, 1948].

Date received not given.
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type E)
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstb.1948.0007
Related records in the catalogueRR/71/239
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8239Hill; Archibald Vivian (1886 - 1977)1886 - 1977
NA1816Pringle; John William Sutton (1912 - 1982)1912 - 1982
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