Morten Thrane Brünnich to Carl Linnaeus,
16 February 1765 n.s.
L3539. Morten Thrane BrünnichMorten Thrane Brünnich (1737-1827).
Morten Thrane BrünnichBrünnich, Morten Thrane
Brünnich is considering sending descriptions and pictures of some species to Royal Society of Sciences at Uppsala [Kungliga Vetenskaps-Societeten i UppsalaKungliga Vetenskaps-Societeten i
Brünnich admits that he has found that some of his new species are in fact already published.
The birds that Brünnich had recently described belong to FleischerFleischer, ?. , and he will send them in the spring to Thomas PennantPennant, Thomas (1726-1798).
Brünnich has received a Curculio anchorago from America. The species had been discussed in the previous letters, and Brünnich earlier had two specimens. Now, he describes how the specimen just received differs from them.
Brünnich has recently seen a fish from Iceland, 2 ells long, resembling Lepturus Artedi.
Niels RybergRyberg, Niels (1725-1804).
Brünnich is going abroad with support from Otto ThottThott, Otto (1703-1785).
Brünnich will soon have his description of the Arabic Cardium ready.