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History of Animals
also called "Historia Animalium" and has one more synonym

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  1. a zoological natural history text by Aristotle

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 12, 2009
  2. or "On the History of Animals"

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  3. The Arabic translation of Historia Animalium comprises treatises 1-10 of the Kitāb al-Hayawān (The Book of Animals)

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  4. The work consists of lengthy descriptions (Greek: historiai) of countless species of fish, shellfish, and other animals and their anatomies

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  5. In the frame of the controversial search for absolute datings of Aristotle's works, some scholars have noticed that most of the marine species described in the book seem to match ones which are presently found in the Aegean Sea along the Turkish coas

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  6. Hence, it has been claimed that the book was sketched during Aristotle's stay in Lesbos, around 343 B.C., for further investigation

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