Reference numberRR/8/353
TitleReferee's report by William Turner, on a paper 'On the female organs and placentation of the raccoon (Procyon lotor)' by Morrison Watson
Date24 February 1881
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Discusses the observations of the author, and how she should have been able to determine more than he has. Suggests the author should have given more thought to the methods of examination. Considers the narrative to contain many gaps. The paper may be printed in full in the Proceedings, along with some illustrations.

Subject: Zoology, Physiology

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1881]
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialdoi:10.1098/rspl.1881.0028 Vol.32 1881
Related records in the catalogueRR/8/354
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6470Turner; Sir; William (1832 - 1916)1832 - 1916
NA1898Watson; Morrison (? 1846 - 1885)? 1846 - 1885
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