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The mollusks of western North America : embracing the second report made to the British association on this subject, with other papers : reprinted by permission, with a general index / by Philip P. Carpenter.

Carpenter, Philip P. (Philip Pearsall), 1819-1877 author. (Author). Smithsonian Institution, issuing body. (Added Author).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM p.d. 506 Unm58 v. 10, art. 1 (Text) 1720438-2016 General Federal documents Available -

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  • Physical Description: 325, 121 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution, 1872.

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General Note: Reprint of reports originally issued in various journals in 1863-1866; later reissued in 1872 as Smithsonian Institution publication 252; later reprinted in 1873 as article 1 of volume 10 of the Smithsonian miscellaneous collections (simultaneously Smithsonian Institution publication 250).
"List of papers on American Mollusca published in European works by P.P. Carpenter"--Pages ix-xii.
Bibliography, etc. Note: List of papers on American Mollusca published in European works, by pages p. Carpenter, p. ix-xii.
Formatted Contents Note: Supplementary report on the present state of our knowledge with regard to the Mollusca of the west coast of North America. 1864 -- Review of Prof. C.B. Adams's catalogue of the shells of Panama, from the type specimens. 1863 -- Diagnoses of new forms of mollusks collected at Cape St. Lucas by Mr. J. Xantus. 1864 -- Contributions towards a monograph of the Pandoridae. 1864 -- Diagnoses of new forms of Mollusca from the Vancouver district. 1865 -- Diagnoses of new forms of Mollusca from the Vancouver district. 1865 [a second report] -- Diagnoses of new species and a new genus of mollusks from the Reigen Mataztlan collection, with an account of additional specimens presented to the British Museum. 1865 -- Descriptions of new species and varieties of Chitonidae and Acmaeidae from the Panama collection of the late Prof. C.B. Adams. 1865 -- Diagnoses of new species of mollusks from the west tropical region of North America principally collected by the Rev. J. Rowell of San Francisco. 1865 -- Diagnoses of new forms of Mollusca from the West Coast of North America first collected by Col. E. Jewett. 1865 -- Diagnoses of new forms of Mollusca collected by Col. E. Jewett on the west tropical shores of North America. 1865 -- Diagnoses des mollusques nouveaux provenant de Californie et faisant partie du Musée de l'Institution Smithsonienne. 1865 -- On the Pleistocene fossils collected by Col. E. Jewett at Sta. [Santa] Barbara, California, with descriptions of new species. 1866.
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Subject: Mollusks > Pacific Coast (North America)

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