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Lemania fluviatilis
Donor: Miss Margaret Alice Meyler , 1863-1962
Previous owner: Mrs Margaret Gatty , British, 1809 - 1873
Previous owner: Mrs Horatia Katharine Frances Eden , British, 1846 - 1945
Place Object Found: Ecclesfield
Department: Natural History
Accession Number: 2015.59.50
This specimen is part of a folio of pressed seaweeds collated by Margaret Gatty and her daughter, Horatia. Almost all of the contents of the folio were collected between 1850 to 1864. The vast majority of the Gatty's collection originates from the coast. This specimen of freshwater algae is the only one in our collection gathered from the Gatty's home in Ecclesfield.
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