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Marine biological studies of the Common torpedo (Torpedo torpedo) or electric ray, here styled Torpedo ocellata. Figures 1-3 showing the animal from above with its distinctive spots, or ocellae. Figure 4 a detail of an air-hole or spiracle. Plate 1 from the monograph Die Gattung Torpedo in ihren naturhistorischen antiquarischen Beziehungen [The natural history and antiquarian relations of the genus Torpedo], by J.F.M. von Olfers (Berlin, 1831). Inscribed: "Taf.1. I.de Olf. ad viv.
Original: lithograph . 1831
- Image reference: RS-10100
- The Royal Society
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