Proceedings of the United States National Museum, Volume 27

Institution, Smithsonian

Published by Government Printing Office, 1904
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Title: Proceedings of the United States National ...

Publisher: Government Printing Office

Publication Date: 1904

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition.


Washington, 1904. 8vo, green cloth, xvii + 908 + 50 pp. An exceptionally well preserved copy, in very good plus condition with fine contents. Some bumping to corners, gift bookplate on front pastedown. Contains the following works: Contributions to the natural history of the Isopoda, Harriet Richardson, p. 1. A review of the Scorpaenoid fishes of Japan, David Starr Jordan and Edwin Chapin Starks, p. 91. A revision of the American Great Horned Owls, Harry C. Oberholser, p. 177. A new batrachian and new reptile from the Trias of Arizona, Frederic A. Lucas, p. 193. A review of the wrens of the genus Troglodytes, Harry C. Oberholser, p. 197. Report on the fresh-water Bryozoa of the United States, Charles D. Davenport, p. 211. On the species of White Chimaera from Japan, David Starr Jordan and John Otterbein Snyder, p. 223. Notes on a killer whale (genus Orcinus) from the coast of Maine, Frederick W. True, p. 227. A review of the Cottidae or sculpins found in the waters of Japan, David Starr Jordan and Edwin Chapin Starks, p. 231. Notes on the bats collected by Wiliam Palmer in Cuba, Gerrit S. Miller, Jr., p. 337. List of Hemiptera-Heteroptera of Las Vegas hot springs, New Mexico, collected by Messers. E.A. Schwarz and Herbert S. Barber, Philip R. Uhler, p. 349. A revision of American Siphonaptera, or fleas, together with a complete list and bibliography of the group, Carl F. Baker, p. 365. The Aleyrodids, or mealy-winged flies, of California, with references to other American species, Florence E. Bemis, p. 471. Studies in old world Forficulids or earwigs, and Blattids or cockroaches, James A.G. Rehn, p. 539. A review of the Japanese fishes of the family of Agonidae, David Starr Jordan and Edwin Chapin Starks, p. 575. The osteology of some Berycoid fishes, Edwin Chapin Starks, p. 601. A new genus and two new species of crustaceans of the family Albuneidae from the Pacific Ocean; with remarks on the probable use of the Antennulae in Albunea and Lepidopa, James E. Benedict, p. 621. A new species of Argulus, with a more complete account of two species already described, Charles Branch Wilson, p. 627. Contributions to the natural history of the Isopoda, Harriet Richardson, p. 657. Description of a new African weaver-bird, Harry C. Oberholser, p. 683. New dragon-fly nymphs in the United States National Museum, James G. Needham, p. 685. New molluscan genera from the carboniferous, George H. Girty, p. 721. Description of two new birds from Somali Land, Harry C. Oberholser, p. 737. Two new ferns of the genus Polypodium, from Jamaica, William R. Maxon, p. 741. Tineid moths from British Columbia, with descriptions of new species, August Busck, 745. The Lepidoptera of the Kootenai District of British Columbia, Harrison G. Dyar, p. 779. Notes on the collections of fishes from Oahu Island and Laysan Island, Hawaii, with descriptions of four new species, David Starr Jordan and John Otterbein Synder, p. 939. Two Orthoptera hitherto unrecorded from the United States, Andrew Nelson Caudell, p. 949. A new fern, Goniophlebium pringlei, from Mexico, William R. Maxon, p. 953. The Persimmon Creek Meteorite, Wirt Tassin, p. 955. Schmidtina, a genus of Japanese sculpins, David Starr Jordan and Edwin Chapin Starks, p. 961. Index. p. 963-998. Bookseller Inventory # 14389

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