An essay towards a natural history of the Corallines : and other marine productions of the like kind, commonly found on the coasts of Great Britain and Ireland. To which is added the description of a large marine polype taken near the North Pole, by the whale-fishers, in the summer 1753 / by John Ellis
London, 1755, pls. En français: La Haye, 1756, pls. - En hollandais: s'Gravenhage, 1756, pls. - En allemand: voir Krüniz, J.G., 1767. [Fundamental work with excellent descriptions and figures]. London, published by the author: i-xxviii, 1-104, pls. 1-37, frontis., plus unnumbered pl. of Cuff's microscope and in most copies a pl. 38 tipped in at the end of the book.
Zoogeography, Biogeography (generalities), Geographic distribution