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AuthorM. Boeseman
TitleA hidden early source of information on north-eastern Brazilian zoology
JournalZoologische Mededelingen
Volume68
Year1994
Issue12
Pages113-125
ISSN0024-0672
Keywordszoology; Dutch Brazil; Barlaeus; Johan Maurits van Nassau; De Laet; Marcgrave; Piso
AbstractAttention is drawn to some hitherto overlooked paragraphs on the north-eastern Brazilian fauna hid- den in a historiographic account of Count Johan Maurits' govenorship (1637-1644), published by Caspar van Baerle (Barlaeus) in 1647, a year before the publication of Marcgrave & Piso's famous Historia naturalis Brasiliae and based on the same sources.
Classification42.01 ; 42.05
Document typearticle
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