On the aye-aye (Chiromys, Cuvier; Chiromys madagascariensis, Desm.; Sciurus madagascariensis, Gmel., Sonnerat; Lemur psilodactylus, Schreber, Shaw)
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On the aye-aye (Chiromys, Cuvier; Chiromys madagascariensis, Desm.; Sciurus madagascariensis, Gmel., Sonnerat; Lemur psilodactylus, Schreber, Shaw) by Richard Owen

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Published by Printed for the Society in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Aye-aye,
  • Strepsirhini,
  • Anatomy, Comparative

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Professor Owen.
SeriesTransactions of the Zoological Society of London -- v. 5, pt. 2
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 33-101, [13] leaves of plates (2 folded) :
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14758767M
OCLC/WorldCa61408642

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