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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L5826 • Carl Linnaeus to Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademien, [15 September 1742] n.s.
Dated Undated, but presumably written circa 15 September 1742. Sent from ? () to ? (). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

A report from review of a submitted paper.

A description of the plant Stäkra is held to be incomplete.

Linnaeus doubts if the plant causes an illness in horses with the same name.

A description of the symptoms of the illness draws the attention of Linnaeus.

Suggested methods to cure the illness are recommended for publication.

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1908), vol. I:2, p. 23-24   p.23  p.24.