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Cladophora arcta
Date Made/Found: 1850-1854
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
Previous owner: Rev Dr David Landsborough , 1779 - 1854
Department: Natural History
Accession Number: 2015.59.32
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 specimen was provided by Dr Landsborough of Saltcoats. Although there is no data provided with the specimen, Gatty is known to have been in correspondance with Landborough only between 1850 and 1854.
Display Location: In Store
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