The White Rhinoceros; With Thirty-One Plates

The White Rhinoceros; With Thirty-One Plates

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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. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ...MS. (1, 2, 4). 1. Torres Strait; "Alert."--One specimen. 2. Dundas Strait, northwestern Australia; 17 fathoms; mud; "Alert."--Two small specimens with the characteristic cirrus arrangement already developed. 3. Port Molle; 12-20 fathoms; rock; "Alert."--One specimen. 4. No Locality.--One specimen. 5. Dimes Island, New Guinea.--One young specimen. 6. Australia.--One specimen. COMATULA PECTINATA (Linng) Antedon irregularis 1884. Bell, "Alert" Report, p. 161 (i).--1894. Bell, Proc. Zool. Soc. London, 1804, p. 394 (22). Actinometra solaris 1884. Bell, "Alert" Report, p. 164 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9).--Brit. Mus., MS. (10, 11). Actinometra sp. juv. 1884. Bell, " Alert " Report, p. 170 (i2). Actinometra pectinata 1888. P. H. Carpenter, "Challenger" Report, Co-matulae, p. 284 (i3, 14).--1894. Bell, Proc. Zool. Soc. London, 1894, p. 394 (15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 2i).--Brit. Mus., MS. (24, 25, 26). Actinometra parvicirra 1894. Bell, Proc. Zool. Soc. London, 1894. p. 394 (23). Cotuattila rosularis Brit. Mrs., MS. (27). Actinometra echinoptera Brit. Mus., MS. (28). 1.' Prince of Wales Channel; 7 fathoms; sand; "Alert."--One young specimen. 2. Prince of Wales Channel; 7 fathoms; sand; "Alert."--One small specimen. 3. Warrior Reef, Torres Strait; " Alert."--One specimen. 4. Port Curtis; o-1 1 fathoms; sand and shell; "Alert."--One specimen.. 5. Arafura Sea; "Alert."--One specimen. 6. Thursday Island; " Alert."--Three specimens. 7. Thursday Island; 4-6 fathoms; "Alert."--One small specimen. 8. Thursday Island; "Alert."--One specimen with arms 65 mm. long. 9. Thursday Island; "Alert."--Two specimens. 10....show more

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  • Paperback | 170 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 313g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236589491
  • 9781236589491