Product images of Gobioninae
Ichthyological study of various species from the Gobioninae family, here styled:
2. Secunda Glauci Species Rondel;
3. Tertia Glauci Species Rondel, and;
4. Asper Pisiculus Rondel.
Printed inscription: ‘1. Glaucus Rondelety./ 2. Secunda Glauci Species Rondel./ 3. Tertia Glauci Species Rondel./ 4. Asper Pisiculus Rondel./ Tab: S. 15. Sumpt: D: Sam. Pepys Praes: S: R.’ with further handwritten annotation: ‘[3 & 4] Gobioni persimilis Ratisbonae Strever/ Asper Bellon Tab. I 4 Aper Bellon. ibid.’. Numbered ‘142’ in the top right-hand corner.
Plate S:15 from De historia piscium libri quatuor, by Francis Willughby and John Ray (Oxford, 1686).
Francis Willughby (1635-1672), British naturalist, was an Original Fellow of the Royal Society.
John Ray (1627-1705), British naturalist, was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1667.
Samuel Pepys (1633-1703) British naval official and diarist, was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1665 and served as President between 1684-1686.
- Image reference: RS-20728
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