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Concerning various means of encouraging the study of natural history in Tasmania

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posted on 2023-11-22, 09:07 authored by James R McClymont
When consulting, recently, the British Museum Catalogue of Lizards, I found that about eighteen species or varieties were attributed to Tasmania, whereas only about five species are admitted by local authorities. This impressed on me the fact which I had previously seen stated, that our natural history collections are, in some respects, still very incomplete.

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Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania

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85-87

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In 1843 the Horticultural and Botanical Society of Van Diemen's Land was founded and became the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science in 1844. In 1855 its name changed to Royal Society of Tasmania for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science. In 1911 the name was shortened to Royal Society of Tasmania..

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