Two marine studies Sarah Stone
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Two marine studies
Marine zoological study of an Australian fish and seahorse. Figure 1 'Cyprinaceous Labrus', the Crimsonband Wrasse (Notolabrus gymnogenis); Figure 2 'The Hippocanthus or Sea-Horse', White's Seahorse (Hippocampus whitei). Plate 50 from Journal of a voyage to New South Wales...by John White (J.Debrett, London, 1790). The accompanying text states that the fish was about six inches in length but that: "From the bad condition of the specimen it was not possible to make so accurate an examination of its characters..." The plate is inscribed: "1. Cyprinaceous Labrus. 2. The Hippocanthus or Sea-Horse. Published as the Act directs Dec: 29, 1789, by I.Debrett."
Original: copperplate engraving. 1790
- Image reference: RS-10620
- The Royal Society
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