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" ... mass of water, and kill from a distance the prey they are anxious to devour. From the facts gathered with reference to fishes, it appears that particular districts or basins of the ocean have tribes peculiar to them, distinct from those which inhabit... "
Chemistry, Meteorology, and the Function of Digestion: Considered with ... - Page 375
by William Prout - 1834 - 564 pages
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Principles of geology: being an attempt to explain the former ..., Volume 2

Sir Charles Lyell, Gérard Paul Deshayes - Geology - 1832
...not distinguished by essential characters from the analogous species in the northern seas *. The fish of the Arabian gulf are said to differ entirely from...Mediterranean, notwithstanding the proximity of these seas. The flying-fish are found (some stragglers excepted) only between the tropics,—in receding from the...
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Principles of Geology: Being an Attempt to Explain the Former ..., Volume 2

Sir Charles Lyell - Geology - 1832
...not distinguished by essential characters from the analogous species in the northern seas *. The fish of the Arabian gulf are said to differ entirely from...Mediterranean, notwithstanding the proximity of these seas. The flying-fish are found (some stragglers excepted) only between the tropics, — in receding from...
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On the Power, Wisdom and Goodness of God: As Manifested in the Adaptation of ...

Thomas Chalmers - Human beings - 1836 - 276 pages
...honey of Europe, Asia, and Africa being obtained from species having a close resemblance to each other. Nor are these differences confined to land animals...throughout the world. We shall now briefly speak, 2. Of ttie Effects of Diversity of Climate on the Distribution of Animals. In tropical climates, the qualities...
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The Bridgewater treatises on the power, wisdom and goodness of God as ...

Francis Henry Egerton Bridgewater (Earl of) - Religion - 1836
...diversified. Thus the Whales of the northern ocean are quite unlike those of the south ; as are the Seah, and other analogous animals in the polar regions....throughout the world. We shall now briefly speak, 2. Of tfie Effects of Diversity of Climate on the Distribution of Animals. ' In tropical climates, the qualities...
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The Gallery of Nature: a Pictorial and Descriptive Tour Through Creation ...

Thomas Milner - 1848 - 803 pages
...peculiar to them, distinct from those which inhabit even contiguous seas. Thus the species common to the Arabian Gulf are said to differ entirely from those of the Mediterranean, and according to MM. Seron and Leseur, there is not a single animal of the southern regions which is...
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The Gallery of Nature: A Pictorial and Descriptive Tour Through Creation ...

Thomas Milner - Science - 1846 - 805 pages
...peculiar to them, distinct from those which inhabit even contiguous seas. Thus the species common to the Arabian Gulf are said to differ entirely from those of the Mediterranean, and according to MM. Seron and Leseur, there is not a single animal of the southern regions which is...
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The gallery of nature: a tour through creation

Thomas Milner - 1860
...peculiar to them, distinct from those which inhabit even contiguous seas. Thus the species common to the Arabian Gulf are said to differ entirely from those of the Mediterranean, and according to MM. SeYon andLeseur, there is not a single animal of the southern regions which is...
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Principles of Geology, Volume 2

Charles Lyell, M. J. S. Rudwick - Science - 1991 - 352 pages
...not distinguished by essential characters from the analogous species in the northern seas *. The fish of the Arabian gulf are said to differ entirely from...Mediterranean, notwithstanding the proximity of these seas. The flying-fish are found (some stragglers excepted) only between the tropics,—in receding from the...
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