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Anatomy

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 97 Collections and/or Records:

Mountain Zebra, Stocking and Chestnut, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/1053
Scope and Contents Photograph of a Mountain zebra's forelegs showing the stocking and chestnut.

Note about a crooked headed fish, June 1887

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/82
Scope and Contents Note probably collected on Ìle/Islay about a crooked headed fish similar to a gurnet. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Note about a turbot or sturgeon, June 1887

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/87
Scope and Contents Note about a turbot or sturgeon '3 or 4 f[ee]t long 2 1/2 broad no name' caught at Port na h-Abhainne/PortnahavenÌle/Islay.

Note about 'Cra-rionnach' or red mackerel, 1894

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/153
Scope and Contents Note about 'Cra-rionnach' or red mackerel which reads 'Bones of head hard scales sharp and prickly. Scales come off whole when boiled. When plentiful no herrings are got on the west coast'. Text has been scored through in pencil as if transcribed elsewhere.

Note about insects, June 1887

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/147
Scope and Contents Note about insects that they are 'complicated'; that 'The gorgeous drag[on]fly being the bloodyiest (sic) thing in all creation'; that 'Cobhar na Cuthaig is an insect' and that 'Little fleas have lesser fleas upon their legs'.

Note about pouches on fish, June 1887

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/79
Scope and Contents Note about pouches on fish collected on Ìle/Islay that 'Crag-dhu has pouch on each side large...Sporan faolin in Murlach [dogfish].' Text has been scored through as if transcribed alsewhere.

Note about shellfish and creature which eats shellfish, June 1887

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/177
Scope and Contents Note about shellfish and creature which eats shellfish which reads 'An Grianan bet[ween] the Maorach – mor. A Chiochag thraghat [polypus] red on the rocks with pimples eats maorach.' Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Note about the animal 'Neas' [weasel] on An t-Eilean Sgitheanach/Isle of Skye, June 1887

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/156
Scope and Contents Note about the animal 'Neas' [weasel] on An t-Eilean Sgitheanach/Isle of Skye describing it as all white 'except point of tail which is black with hair like tail of a cow'.

Note about the fish 'siolag' [sand-eel], June 1887

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/84
Scope and Contents Note about the fish 'siolag' [sand-eel] probably collected on Ìle/Islay that it has a long mouth of about eight or nine inches in circumference.