Ref NoMS/242
TitleOn some new discoveries in Physiology - William Sharp MacLeay
AdminHistoryWilliam Sharp MacLeay, eldest son of Alexander MacLeay, was a scholar and naturalist, born on 21 July 1792 in London and died in Sydney on 26 January 1865. In 1818 he became secretary to the board for liquidating British claims in France on the peace of 1815; commissary judge in Havana, 1830-1837; went to New South Wales, 1839, where he enlarged his father's entomological collection. His chief work was Horae Entomologicae, propounding the circular or quintary system of classification.
Description1) An address/speech entitled "On some new discoveries in Physiology".
2) Orders executed at shortest notice.
3) Notes on species of Barnacles.
4) Notes on Chrysalis.
5) Miscellaneous notes.
6) Notes on Tereds and Pholas.
Datec. 1829
Extent5 items
NotesM'Leay Box A
Creator NameMacLeay, William Sharp (1792-1865) [also spelt McLeay or M'Leay]
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