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Issue: 030, 14/05/28 p. 472, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 1
Category: Botany   Ecology   Plant Physiology   
Topic: Age of Trees. [Ring counting only effective in cold countries]
Person: LINNAEUS   

Issue: 031, 28/05/28 p. 488, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animal Mechanics. (Entomology), Para 2
Category: Ornithology   Entomology   Ecology   
Topic: The Swallow Louse. [Anecdote of washing a swallow infested by Craterina Hirundinis]
Person: REDI   HEROD   LINNAEUS   

Issue: 038, 16/07/28 p. 603, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Ornithology), Para 6
Category: Ornithology   
Topic: Vigors` Quinary System. [Mr. Vigors, Secretary of the Zoological Society, has proposed a five-fold classification of birds (Preyers, Perchers, Scratchers, Waders, Swimmers) to bring birds into line with Mr. Macleay`s five-fold distribution of beetles, subsequently extended throughout the natural world. Vigors` proposal objected to by the Athenaeum writer]
Person: MACLEAY   VIGORS, Mr.   LINNAEUS   BRISSAU   PENNANT   LATHAM   

Issue: 040, 30/07/28 p. 631-632
Heading: Deficiencies of the Library of the British Museum
Category: Museums   Libraries   Natural History   
Topic: [Laments the gaps in the Natural History collections. Suggests improvements; recommends popular works]
Person: CUVIER   DONAVAN   STEPHENS   WILSON, James   JARDINE, Sir William   SELBY, Mr.   HOOKER   BUFFON   LINNAEUS   JUSSIEU   LATREILLE   TIMMINCK   AUDUBON, M.   HUMBOLDT   HEDWIG   
Institution: British Museum   

Issue: 041, 06/08/28 p. 651, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Anthropology), Para 9
Category: Zoology   Primates   Man   
Topic: Man not a Monkey. [Legends of men with tails dismissed. The difference of the human skeleton with that of a monkey, the difference in voice. Also, monkeys "have no proper feet"]
Person: MONBODDO, Lord   LINNAEUS   

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Zoophytology), Para 2
Category: Zoology   Parazoa   
Topic: Is the Sponge an Animal?
Person: LINNAEUS   PLINY   ARISTOTLE   PEYSONNEL, M.   

Issue: 051, 15/10/28 p. 812, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 4
Category: Botany   
Topic: Rival Systems of Linnaeus and Jussieu. [Observation of Miss Kent, that there is a rivalry between the "artificial" classificatory system of Linnaeus and "natural" method of Jussieu. The Athenaeum advocates knowledge of both]
Person: LINNAEUS   JUSSIEU   KENT, Miss   BICHENO, Mr.   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 056, 19/11/28 p. 891, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Entomology), Para 6
Category: Entomology   
Topic: Migration of Butterflies. [Immense column of Painted Lady butterflies (usually solitary), all flying north, seen in the Swiss Canton de Vaud. A similar occurrence noted at the end of the eighteenth century in Turin]
Person: WOLFF, Madame de Meuron   LINNAEUS   BONELLI, Prof.   LOCKE   
Source: Mem. de la Societe de Phys., and Hist. Nat. de Geneve   
Institution: Societe de Phys. and Hist. Nat. de Geneve   

Issue: 058, 03/12/28 p. 923, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Cheloniology), Para 9
Category: Zoology   Reptiles   
Topic: The Hawk`s-bill Tortoise. [A rare foreign visitor, found as far south as Bristol and as far north as Papa Stour in Zetland]
Person: FLEMING, Dr. John   TURTON, Dr.   LINNAEUS   

Issue: 058, 03/12/28 p. 923, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Ophiology), Para 8
Category: Zoology   Reptiles   
Topic: Red Viper
Person: RACKETT, Rev.   LEACH, Dr.   LINNAEUS   
Institution: British Museum   

Issue: 110, 02/12/29 p. 758-759
Heading: History of Icthyology
Category: Zoology   Icthyology   History Of Science   Philosophy Of Science   Literature   Food   
Topic: The following abstract of the History of Icthyology, by the Baron Cuvier, prefixed to his great work on the "Natural History of Fishes", has been prepared for "The Revue Encyclopedique", by M. Flourens, the author of the article on the effect of cold on animals, inserted a few weeks since in "The Athenaeum". The work of M. Cuvier above alluded to, has advanced as far as the fourth volume. When complete it will consist of between fifteen and twenty volumes octavo, or from eight to ten quarto
Person: CUVIER   FLOURENS, M.   ARISTOTLE   RONDELETIUS   BELONIUS   SALVIENUS   ARTEDI   LINNAEUS   JUSSIEU   ADAMSON   WILLOUGHBY   RAY   PLINY   CALLIMEDON   PHILOXENUS, of Cythera   LA FONTAINE   CALLIAS   HYPERIDES   MELANTHIUS   ANDROCIDES, of Cysicus   ATHENAEUS   THEOPHRASTUS   ERASISTRATUS   CLEARCHUS   LUCIAN   APULEIUS   
Source: Revue Encyclopedique   
Abstract
Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 774-775
Heading: History of Icthyology. (Concluded from p. 758)
Category: Zoology   Icthyology   Literature   Classical Literature   History Of Science   
Topic: [Second part of Flourens` abstract of Cuvier`s "Natural History of Fishes"]
Person: FLOURENS, M.   CUVIER   LUCULLUS   ARISTOTLE   PLINY   OPPIANUS   ATHENAEUS   AELIANUS   AUSONIUS   HORACE   SENECA   JUVENAL   MARTIAL   ARISTOPHANES   DE BEAUVAIS, Albertus Magnus, Vincent   ISIDORE, Bishop of Seville   RONDELETIUS   BELONIUS   SALVIENUS   FALLOPE   EUSTACHIUS   VESALIUS   HARVEY   DUVERNEY   HALLER   BUFFON   DAUBENTON   CAMPER   SPALLANZANI   LINNAEUS   BAUHIN   
Abstract
Issue: 141, 10/07/30 p. 429
Heading: Age of Trees
Category: Botany   Plant Physiology   Trees   Ecology   
Topic: [The accuracy of counting rings when working out a tree`s age. The variation in the width of rings depends on climate. Fir-trees growing near the snow-line of the Alps have many rings close together in a thin stem]
Person: LINNAEUS   
Ed`s Mark: PARKE

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