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" Gosse, speaking of these animals, says, ' That in a great number, perhaps in nine out of every ten, the legs are banded with .transverse dark stripes. "
The Brahma fowl - Page 40
by Lewis Wright - 1873
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Letters from Alabama

Philip Henry Gosse - Alabama - 1859 - 306 pages
...expressly for breeding them. I have noticed a very curious circumstance connected with these animals, viz. that in a great number, perhaps in nine out of every...the legs are banded with transverse dark stripes, more or less distinctly. If I remember aright, Mr. Bell, in his " British Quadrupeds," mentions a mule...
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Letters from Alabama

Philip Henry Gosse - Alabama - 1859 - 306 pages
...expressly for breeding them. I have noticed a very curious circumstance connected with these animals, viz. that in a great number, perhaps in nine out of every ten, ike legs are banded with transverse dark stripes, more or less distinctly. If I remember aright, Mr....
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The Brahma fowl: a monograph

Lewis Wright - Brahma chicken - 1870 - 144 pages
...are not nearly so numerous in England as asses, I have seen a much greater number with striped Jegs, and with the stripes far more conspicuous than in...the whole front part of its body like a zebra, but ias no stripes on its legs, or mere traces of them. But in the famous hybrid bred by Lord Morton from...
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The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Volume 2

Charles Darwin - Domestic animals - 1876
...stripes are more frequent and conspicuous in the mule than in the ass. In the United States, Mr. Gosse,33 speaking of these animals, says, " that in a great...the legs are banded with " transverse dark stripes." Many years ago I saw in the Zoological Gardens a curious triple hybrid, from a bay mare, by a hybrid...
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The Law of Heredity: A Study of the Cause of Variation, and the Origin of ...

William Keith Brooks - Heredity - 1883 - 336 pages
...zebra-like marks on its legs, and remarks that mules are particularly liable to be thus striped on the legs. In South America, according to Roulin, such...the legs are banded with transverse dark stripes." Mules with striped legs can be seen in great numbers every day in the streets of Baltimore, and the...
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The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Volume 2

Charles Darwin - Domestic animals - 1887
...are more frequent and conspicuous in the mule than in tho ass. In the United States, Mr. Gosse, 33 speaking of these animals, says, " that in a great number, " perhaps in nine out of every ten, tho legs are banded with " transverse dark stripes." The legs of the ass are often striped, and this...
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Charles Darwin's Works: The variation of animals and plants under ...

Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin - Science - 1896
...frequent and conspicuous in the mule than in the ass. In the United States, Mr. Gosse,33 speakin,' of these animals, says, " that in a great number,...the legs are banded with " transverse dark stripes." Many years ago I saw in the Zoological Gardens a curious triple hybrid, from a bay mare, by a hybrid...
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The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Volume 2

Charles Darwin - Domestic animals - 1898
...more frequent and conspicuous in the mule than in the ass. In the United States, Mr. Gosse,38 spe^kin^ of these animals, says, " that in a great number, " perhaps in nine out of every ten, tho legs are banded with * transverse dark stripes." Many years ago I saw in the Zoological Gardens...
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Letters from Alabama: Chiefly Relating to Natural HIstory

Philip Henry Gosse - History - 1993 - 360 pages
...expressly for breeding them. I have noticed a very curious circumstance connected with these animals, viz. that in a great number, perhaps in nine out of every ten, the legs are banded icitli transverse dark stripes, more or less distinctly. If I remember aright, Mr. Bell, in his " British...
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