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Page 72 - contains Original Articles on all subjects coming within the domain of Science, contributed by the most eminent scientific writers of the day. It also contains Reviews of...
Page 133 - General principles; insecticides; apparatus; special cases (borers, etc.); photography of insects and their work; methods of drawing for illustrations; field work on insects; insect legislation. "Systematic entomology: History of entomology, including classifications and the principles of classification; laws governing nomenclature; literature, how to find and use it; indexing literature; number of insects in collections and in existence (estimated) ; lives of prominent entomologists; methods of...
Page 96 - NATURE: A Weekly Illustrated Journal of Science. NATURE contains Original Articles on all subjects coming within the domain of Science, contributed by the most eminent Scientists, belonging to all parts of the world. Reviews, setting forth the nature and value of recent Scientific works, are written for NATURE by men who are acknowledged masters in their particular departments. The Correspondence columns of...
Page 140 - Mr. DG Stead exhibited specimens of Hawkesbury sandstone (l) From the sea-shore between tide marks showing the tunnelling of Marine Isopods (Sphacroma) with the living animals in situ ; and (2) from the hill-tops overlooking Port Jackson, offering examples of the borings which so often attract notice and the production of which has been attributed to Hymenoptera, and also to the Termites. Since last meeting Mr. Stead reported that he had investigated the matter and that, after breaking up a quantity...
Page 48 - TO SELL BY AUCTION, at his Great Rooms, 38 King Street, Covent Garden, On Tuesday and Wednesday, March 27th and 28th, the well-known COLLECTION OF BRITISH LEPIDOPTERA Formed by the late SAMUEL STEVENS, Esq., and the result of over 60 years...
Page 20 - Idolum diabolicum," recently published in the ' Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society " (vol. x., part iii.). He exhibited the plate, drawn after nature by Mr. Muir, which illustrates the paper, pointing out that no drawing of this kind, showing a Mantid, in its natural colours simulating the petals of a flower, had hitherto been published. He also exhibited species of Mantodea of various genera, to show the different modifications by means of which insects of this group are made to...
Page 20 - ... segment was much swollen ; it was less so in the other species of the genus. Paper, Mr. JH LEECH contributed Part III. of his paper on " Lepidoptera Heterocera from Northern China, Japan, and Corea.
Page 131 - ... give a general knowledge of insect anatomy and physiology, and a systematic review of the whole group, taking as types, as far as possible, those forms of economic interest to man, and at the same time giving the life history of each species so taken and the means of combating it. A knowledge of the insecticides and insecticide machinery and their use is given. An interesting feature of the course is the collection which each student makes and arranges of the common species which may be found...
Page 139 - Xyplridria came/m, taken in Scotland this year at Nethy Bridge. The species is mentioned in the old books as extinct in the United Kingdom, and Mr. Waterhouse said there were no modern specimens in the South Kensington Museum collection. (2) Rare diptera from Scotland, including (a...
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