Aristotle's lobster: the image in the text

@article{Lieven2021AristotlesLT,
  title={Aristotle's lobster: the image in the text},
  author={Alexander F{\"u}rst von Lieven and Marcel Humar and Gerhard Scholtz},
  journal={Theory in biosciences = Theorie in den Biowissenschaften},
  year={2021}
}
The Anatomai, a lost work written by Aristotle, must have contained a collection of various drawings and figures of species as well as their organs. In his texts (mainly the Historia animalium), Aristotle is often referring to the drawings after the description of species. Our study applies the method of the comparative view ('Vergleichendes Sehen') to provide an access to and reconstruction of Aristotle's lost illustrations based on his textual descriptions. As an example, we chose the… 
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