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AuthorL.B. Holthuis
TitleWho was Jacob Evertsen? Search for the identity of the godfather of some spotted groupers (Pisces: Serranidae: Epinephelinae)
JournalZoologische Mededelingen
Volume69
Year1995
Issue6
Pages73-78
ISSN0024-0672
KeywordsJacob Evertsen; Groupers; Epinephelinae; Mauritius; early expeditions to the East Indies; Bontius
AbstractThe vernacular name Jacob Evertsen given by the Dutch to East Indian spotted groupers was that of a sailor of the second Dutch expedition to the East Indies, and not of an admiral as so far generally assumed. The very few data known of the sailor Jacob Evertsen, are discussed.
Classification42.01 ; 42.81
Document typearticle
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