GRAY, J.E.

Synopsis Reptilium; or short descriptions of the species of reptiles. Part I. Cataphracta. Tortoises, Crocodiles and Enaliosaurians.

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London, Treuttel, Wurtz, and Co., 1831. 8vo. pp. 85, with 11 plates. Disbound.

B.M.(Nat. Hist.)II, 712. Seven of the plates in turn of the century photo-facsimile. "Gray's 'Synopsis of Species of the Class of reptilia', published originally in an English edition of Georges Cuvier's 'Animal Kingdom' (1831) and reprinted separately as 'Synopsis Reptilium' (also 1831), was a competent world list which foreshadowed his catalogues of the British Museum collections ..." (Adler p. 35).