Drawings of 'Monandria' reproductive organs

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Ref No GB-110/JES/COR/17/152
Title Drawings of 'Monandria' reproductive organs
Letter date [1821-1827]
Author(s) William [Roscoe 1753-1831
Number of Pages 1-2

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Item Type: Document
From: Roscoe, William

Sketch drawings in ink and pencil of reproductive organs of 'Canna', 'Maranta', 'Thalia', 'Myrosma', 'Alpinia', 'Zingiber', 'Amomum', 'Costus', 'Kaempferia', 'Curcuma', 'Colebrookia', and 'Gen. nov. au. Bot.'. Labels for 'Phrynium' and 'Philydrum' but no drawings.
[Probably from Roscoe's working papers for his "Monandrian plants of the order Scitamineae.." (1828)]

Letter date: [1821-1827]
Languages: English
Prev Ref No: 17.303
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Related MaterialRoscoe, W, (1828). "Monandrian plants of the order Scitamineae, chiefly drawn from living specimens in the Botanic Garden At Liverpool ... With descriptions and observations." Liverpool: [printer:] G. Smith.
Finding AidsDawson, W R (1934). "Catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of The Linnean Society - Part I. The Smith papers: The correspondence and miscellaneous papers of Sir James Edward Smith", London: Linnean Society.