Proceedings of the Royal Society for August, 1870
Royal Society of Tasmania , (1870) Proceedings of the Royal Society for August, 1870. Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania . pp. 36-38.
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The usual monthly meeting of the Society was held on the evening of
Tuesday, the 9th of August, T. Giblin, Esq., in the chair.-Mr. Gould read a paper on "The habits of the large crayfish (Astacus sp. ?) of the northern rivers of Tasmania."- Mr. Allport exhibited a young salmon from the breeding ponds at the Plenty.
|Additional Information:||In 1843 the Horticultural and Botanical Society of Van Diemen's Land was founded and became the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science in 1844. In 1855 its name changed to Royal Society of Tasmania for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science. In 1911 the name was shortened to Royal Society of Tasmania.|
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