|Return to sender: Hydrozoa collected by Emperor Hirohito of Japan in the 1930s and studied in Brussels|Samyn, Y. (2014). Return to sender: Hydrozoa collected by Emperor Hirohito of Japan in the 1930s and studied in Brussels. Archives of natural history 41(1): 17-24. dx.doi.org/10.3366/anh.2014.0207
In: Archives of Natural History. Edinburgh University Press: Edinburgh. ISSN 0260-9541; e-ISSN 1755-6260
Cnidaria; Sagami Bay; types; collection management; Baai van Sagami;Cnidaria; collectiebeheer; types.
A small number of Hydrozoa specimens, collected by Emperor Hirohito of Japan in Sagami Bay in the 1930s, was re-discovered in the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences in Brussels. The history of the collection is described here; part of it has been returned to the Showa Memorial Institute in Japan.