LJ has had a letter from R. T. Lowe in Madeira who thinks Scorpaena histrio, a species from Galapagos described in no. 1 [of Fish], is the same as the one in the Atlantic and Mediterranean. LJ does not think it is possible.
time of his lecturing at Cambridge. I suppose I may remain there a month; & I hope to receive much benefit from the change,—tho' I fear < >
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P.S. I had a letter the other day from Lowe of Madeira who thinks that the
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- f1 596.f1Dated from a letter of 8 March 1841 to Jenyns from Richard Lowe and stamped at Newmarket, 28 March 1841 (Bath Reference Library, Jenyns papers, ‘Letters of naturalists 1817–76’, Quarto vol. 2: 23(5)). Lowe was writing A history of the fishes of Madeira (Lowe 1843[–60]).
- f2 596.f2Fish, p. 35, Plate 8.