Original Linnaean Dissertations

Respondent: Isaac Nilsson Palmér (1735–1787)

Title: ... Oves breviter adumbrans, ...

Date of Defense: 30 October 1754

Paginations: [ii], [1], 4-24

Lidén Title: Ovis.

Soulsby Title: Oves

Drake Title: Oves.

Note: P. 12 misnumbered 13.

Abstract: A dissertation on the domestic sheep (Ovis aires L.), its relatives, the breeds known to Linnaeus, their diseases (including the liver fluke) and alleged remedies, and an enumeration of some 140 species of plants which sheep will not eat, plus those that are poisonous when eaten.

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