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Tiger snake eel
Ichthyological study of a tiger snake eel, Myrichthys maculosus, here styled Serpens marinus maculosus, in full right profile.
Printed inscription: ‘Serpens Marimus maculosus. e. M: S: R./ Tab: G.9. Sumpt: D. Edmond King. M: D: e. S: R.’ Numbered ‘40’ in the top right-hand corner.
Plate G:9 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.
Sir Edmond King (1629 - 1709), British physician, was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1666.
- Image reference: RS-20626
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