Insectivora, Chiroptera, and Carnivora

Insectivora, Chiroptera, and Carnivora

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ...Do Do Do Do Do 14.8 15.4 15.8 14.7 14.6 14.2 14.8 15.2 14.8 14.6 16.0 18.7 16.8 16.6 15.6 10.0 10.4 10.7 9.8 10.0 9.9 0.3 10.2 9.8 10.8 10.8 10.3 9.8 10.3 3.6 3.6 3.7 11.2 11.8 11.6 4.0 3.7 3.6 3.7 3.7 11.0 11.1 10.8 10.7 10.2 11.0 10.6 11.2 10.8 10.8 11.2 CH/EREPHON PUMILUS NAIVASHA Hollister. Plate 11, figs. 1. 2. 1910. Nyctinomw hindei Roosevelt, African Game Trails, Ainer. ed., p. 480; London ed., p. 491. (Part, specimens from Naivasha; not of Thomas.) 1916. Chserephon pumilus naivashse Hollister, Smithsonian Misc. Coll., vol. 66, No. 1, p. 4. February 10. (Naivasha Station, British East Africa; type in TJ. S. Nat. Mus.) Specimens.--Fifteen, including 12 in alcohol, as follows: British East Africa: Naivasha Station (Loring). This subspecies is larger and darker than true pumilus of Eritrea and Sudan, and has a longer forearm. One skin is a rich reddish brown, quite different from the ordiuary blackish specimens. CH/EREPHON HINDEI (Thomas). 1904. Nyctinomm hindei Thomas, Ann. and Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 7, vol. 13, p. 210. March. (Fort Hall, British East Africa; type in British Museum.) 1910. Nyctinomus hindei Roosevelt, African Game Trails, Amer. ed., p. 480; London ed., p. 491. (Part, reference to Athi Plains.) 1917. Chserephoii hindei Allen, Bull. Araer. Mus. Nat. Hist., vol. 37, p. 457, September 29. Specimens.--Twenty-five, from the following localities: British East Africa: Fort Hall, 8, including 4 in alcohol (Loring); Mtoto Andei, 17, including 12 in alcohol (Heller). Three out of four skins from the Fort Hall series have the lightcolored wing membranes as described by Thomas of the type. One specimen has dark blackish-brown wing membranes, but is in all other respects exactly like the white-winged specimens. In the Mtoto Andei series...show more

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