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On Tasmanian Siphonaria, including a new species
Tenison Woods, Julian Edmund (1877) On Tasmanian Siphonaria, including a new species. Papers & Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 99-100.
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Some time since, that is in May, 1876, I read a paper before
this Society on some Australian Patellidae, on which occasion
I referred to two Tasmanian species of Siphonaria, S. denticulata
and S. diemanensis, which were the names I supposed them
to have received from Messrs. Quoy and Graimard. (Voyage
de l'Astrolabe, Vol. 2, p. 327, and 340.) Since reading that
paper I have had an opportunity of seeing type specimens of
both these shells, and I find that the one I considered to be
identical with S. denticulata, var. Tasmanica mihi., is an undescribed
species of a very marked character.
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Papers & Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Page Range:||pp. 99-100|
|Collections:||Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
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:||15 Nov 2012 23:44|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 04:44|
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