Title: Proceedings of the United States National ...
Publisher: Government Printing Office
Publication Date: 1913
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Washington, 1913. 8vo, green cloth, xi + 669 +  pp. An exceptionally well preserved copy, in near fine condition with a small bookplate on front pastedown and minimal normal wear. Contains the following works: Descriptions of the Alcyonaria collected by the U.S. Fisheries steamer "Albatross," mainly in Japanese waters, during 1906 : Charles C. Nutting, p. 1. Descriptions of a new family, two new genera, and twenty-nine new species of Anacanthine fishes from the Philippine Islands and contiguous waters, [Scientific results of the Philippine cruise of the Fisheries steamer "Albatross", 1907-1910. --No. 21.] : Lewis Radcliffe, p. 105. Studies of the woodwasp superfamily Oryssoidea, with descriptions of new species : S.A. Rohwer, p. 141. Descriptions of two new isopods, an Apseudes and a Munnopsis, both from the Galapagos Islands ; Harriet Richardson, p. 159. Descriptions of new Hymenoptera. No. 5. : J.C. Crawford, p. 163. Dragon flies of the Cumberland Valley in Kentucky and Tennessee : Charles Branch Wilson, p. 189. Descriptions of a new genus of isopod crustaceans, and of two species from South America : Harriet Richardson, p. 201. Notes on sawflies, with descriptions of new species ; S.A. Rohwer, p. 205. Preliminary account of one new genus and three new species of Medusae from the Philippines, [Scientific results of the Philippine cruise of the Fisheries steamer "Albatross", 1907-1910. --No. 22.] : Henry B. Bigelow, p. 253. Names applied to the Eucerine bees of North America : T.D.A. Cockerell, p. 261. Bryozoa from Laborador, Newfoundland, and Nova Scotia, collected by Dr. Owen Bryant : Raymond C. Osburn, p. 275. New American Dipterous insects of the family Pipunculidae : J.R. Malloch, p. 291. Descriptions of new genera and species of Muscoid flies from the Andean and Pacific Coast regions of South America : Charles H.T. Townsend, p. 301. Notes on certain amphipods from the Gulf of Mexico, with descriptions of new genera and new species ; Arthur S. Pearse, p. 369. The crinoids of the Museum Fuer Naturkunde, Berlin : Austin Hobart Clark, p. 381. The insects of the Dipterous family Phoridae in the United States National Museum : J.R. Malloch, p. 411. A revision of the forms of the Great Blue heron (Ardea herodias Linnaeus) : Harry C. Oberholser, p. 531. Notes on the occurrence of the crustacean Alonopsis in America, with description of a new species ; Alfred A. Doolittle, p. 561. A new genus and six new species of fishes of the family Cyclogasteridae : Charles Victor Burke, p. 567. Descriptions of one new family, eight new genera, and thirty-three new species of Ichneumon-flies : H.L. Viereck, p. 575. A newly found meteoric iron from Perryville, Perry County, Missouri : George P. Merrill, p. 595. Four new genera and fifty-eight new species of starfishes from the Philippine Islands, Celebes, and the Moluccas : Walter K. Fisher, p. 599. One new genus and eight new species of Dipterous insects in the United States National Museum collection : J.R. Malloch, p. 649. Index. p. 659-669. Bookseller Inventory # 14394
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