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" Hippocampus brevirostris, then healthy and active, which had been living twelve days in a glass vessel ; their actions equally novel and amusing. An appearance of search for a resting place induced me, says Mr. Lukis, to consult their wishes by placing... "
Comparisons of structure in animals. The hand and the arm - Page 179
by Comparisons - 1799 - 192 pages
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A history of British fishes

William Yarrell - 1836
...gives additional value to the following communication. At the time of writing, June 9, 1835, Mr. Lukis had two female specimens of Hippocampus brevirostris,...novel and amusing. " An appearance of search for a resting-place induced me," says Mr. Lukis, " to consult their wishes by placing seaweed and straws...
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British fish and fisheries

British fish - 1849
...YarrelPs work is therefore the more interesting : " At the time of writing, June 9, 1885, Mr. Lukis had two female specimens of Hippocampus brevirostris,...and straws in the vessel ; the desired effect was attained, and has afforded me much to reflect upon in their habits. They now exhibit many of their...
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Natural history. Fishes

Philip Henry Gosse - 1851
...time of the record had been living in health twelve days in captivity, displaying actions and habits equally novel and amusing. " An appearance of search for a resting place induced me," observes this gentleman, " to consult their wishes, by placing seaweed and straws in the vessel : the...
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A familiar history of the British fishes

British fishes - 1859
...had two female specimens of them, alive and healthy. " They have been living," says this gentleman, " twelve days in a glass vessel, their actions equally novel and amusing." Seeing them apparently in search of a resting-place, he put some sea-weed and straws into the vessel,...
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Cassell's popular natural history

Cassell, ltd - 1859
...Yarrell'* work is therefore the more interesting : — " At the time of writing, June 0, 1835, Mr. Lukis had two female specimens of Hippocampus brevirostris,...living twelve days in a glass vessel ; their actions being equally novel and amusing. An appearance of search for a resting place induced me," says Mr....
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Cassell's popular natural history, Volumes 3-4

Cassell, ltd - 1863
...then healthy and active, which had been living twelve days in a glass vessel ; their actions being equally novel and amusing. An appearance of search...says Mr. Lukis, " to consult their wishes by placing sea- weed and straws in the vessel; the desired effect was attained, and has afforded me much to reflect...
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Earth, Sea and Sky, Or, Marvels of the Universe: Being a Full and Graphic ...

Henry Davenport Northrop - Astronomy - 1887 - 864 pages
...Yarrell's work is therefore the more interesting: I had two female specimens of hippocampus, or sea-horse, healthy and active, which had been living twelve days in a glass vessel; their actions being equally novel and amusing. An appearance of search for a resting place induced me to consult...
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Earth, sea and sky: or, Marvels of the universe ... containing thrilling ...

Henry Davenport Northrop - Science - 1887 - 840 pages
...sea-horse, healthy and active, which had been living twelve days iii a glass vessel ; their actions being equally novel and amusing. An appearance of search for a resting place induced me to consult their wishes by placing sea-weed and straws in the vessel ; the desired effect was attained,...
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