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Horse mackerel or Scomber plumbeus; 2. Yellow mackerel, or S. chrysas; 3. Banded mackerel, or S. Zonatus; 4. Sea robin, or trigla lineata; 5. Web-fingered gurnard; 6. Small silverside, or Therina notata; 7. Sheepshead killerfish, or Essex ovinus; 8. New-York gudgeon, or Esox flavulus; 9. Mouse-fish, or Lophius gibbus; 10. Six-rayed polyneme

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Horse mackerel or Scomber plumbeus; 2. Yellow mackerel, or S. chrysas; 3. Banded mackerel, or S. Zonatus; 4. Sea robin, or trigla lineata; 5. Web-fingered gurnard; 6. Small silverside, or Therina notata; 7. Sheepshead killerfish, or Essex ovinus; 8. New-York gudgeon, or Esox flavulus; 9. Mouse-fish, or Lophius gibbus; 10. Six-rayed polyneme

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Names
Anderson, Alexander (1775-1870) (Engraver)
Mitchill, Samuel L. (Samuel Latham) (1764-1831) (Author)
Collection

fishes of New-York, described and arranged

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1815
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Literary and Philosophical Society of New York
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: Stuart 1300
Topics
Fish -- New York (State)
Genres
Engravings
Notes
Content : "Read before the society, 8th of December, 1815."

Content : Caption title.

Statement of Responsibility: By Samuel L. Mitchill. [Literary and Philosophical Society of New York. Transactions ; v. l, no. 5]
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print, engraving 29 x 21 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 3568633
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14995134
UUID: 92fc5260-c61e-012f-6545-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1775: Creator Born
  • 1815: Issued
  • 1870: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Horse mackerel or Scomber plumbeus; 2. Yellow mackerel, or S. chrysas; 3. Banded mackerel, or S. Zonatus; 4. Sea robin, or trigla lineata; 5. Web-fingered gurnard; 6. Small silverside, or Therina notata; 7. Sheepshead killerfish, or Essex ovinus; 8. New-York gudgeon, or Esox flavulus; 9. Mouse-fish, or Lophius gibbus; 10. Six-rayed polyneme" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1815. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-9f8a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Horse mackerel or Scomber plumbeus; 2. Yellow mackerel, or S. chrysas; 3. Banded mackerel, or S. Zonatus; 4. Sea robin, or trigla lineata; 5. Web-fingered gurnard; 6. Small silverside, or Therina notata; 7. Sheepshead killerfish, or Essex ovinus; 8. New-York gudgeon, or Esox flavulus; 9. Mouse-fish, or Lophius gibbus; 10. Six-rayed polyneme" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-9f8a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1815). Horse mackerel or Scomber plumbeus; 2. Yellow mackerel, or S. chrysas; 3. Banded mackerel, or S. Zonatus; 4. Sea robin, or trigla lineata; 5. Web-fingered gurnard; 6. Small silverside, or Therina notata; 7. Sheepshead killerfish, or Essex ovinus; 8. New-York gudgeon, or Esox flavulus; 9. Mouse-fish, or Lophius gibbus; 10. Six-rayed polyneme Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-9f8a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Horse mackerel or Scomber plumbeus; 2. Yellow mackerel, or S. chrysas; 3. Banded mackerel, or S. Zonatus; 4. Sea robin, or trigla lineata; 5. Web-fingered gurnard; 6. Small silverside, or Therina notata; 7. Sheepshead killerfish, or Essex ovinus; 8. New-York gudgeon, or Esox flavulus; 9. Mouse-fish, or Lophius gibbus; 10. Six-rayed polyneme