Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, 9 St Mark's Crescent, Regent's Park, NW to John Obadiah Westwood [none given] on 24 June .
Asks for description of new genus & species of Cetonia from Penang or at least the name as he wants to incorporate it in his paper to be read this day week.
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Transcriber: Lord, Annette
Transcription date: July 26, 2012
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9 St. Mark’s Crescent
Can you be so good as to send me the description of that new genus & species of Cetonia from Penang -- or at least the name as I want to incorporate it in my paper to read this day week.
Yours very truly, A. R. Wallace [signature]
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