Carl Linnaeus to Johannes Beckman,
27 August 1766 n.s.
L3786. Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus (1707-1778). Swedish.
to Johannes BeckmanJohannes Beckman (1739-1811). German.
Linnaeus tells Johannes BeckmanBeckman, Johannes (1739-1811).
Linnaeus knows the shell with a crab in it, and the long quill.
The bird is published in the new edition of Systema naturae, 12th edition Linnaeus, Carl Systema
Linnaeus is displeased with the way the Danes are handling the material that has been brought there from Pehr ForsskålForsskål, Peter
The discovery connected with the Echinitis is dismissed by Linnaeus as something very natural.
The dogfish is in Linnaeusís new edition [of Systema naturae], but Linnaeus cannot explain the variations described by Beckman.
That worms can make holes in pearl-of-mother is no stranger than that they can make holes in all sorts of limestone under water.