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Title Album of pressed seaweed specimens collected from Port Phillip
Published 1858


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 ADPML SPFOL  579.8809945 Aop/Ssc  LIB USE ONLY
Description 47 unnumbered leaves (209 specimens) : samples ; 41 cm. + 5 leaves of flora samples
Summary A 19th century album containing 209 pressed seaweed specimens collected from Port Phillip, inscribed "John Ballantyne, Queenscliff, near Melbourne, Australia, 1858". -- auctioneer description
Notes Title devised by cataloguer.
The additional five leaves (39 x 25 cm.) of flora samples are identified as sourced from Stow, Scotland, and Launceston, Cataract Gorge, and Norwood Creek, Tasmania.
Subject Marine algae -- Australia -- Port Phillip Bay (Vic.)
Plants -- Australia -- Tasmania.
Plants -- Scotland.