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Some further notes on the introduction of the salmon into Tasmanian waters

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Allport, Morton (1874) Some further notes on the introduction of the salmon into Tasmanian waters. Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 12-18.

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Abstract

On the 4th of December last there was captured in a tidepool at Bridgewater, a fish which the Salmon Commissioners have decided to be a true salmon (Salmo salar) in the grilse stage, that is on its first return from sea, and acting on such decision the Government have paid to the captor, Mr. Joseph Cronley, the promised reward of 30 pounds.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records
Journal or Publication Title: Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Page Range: pp. 12-18
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.
Date Deposited: 20 Oct 2012 02:32
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:43
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/15273
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