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CONTENTS OF THE SECOND VOLUME.

PAET m (continued).

ZOOLOGICAL GEOGRAPHY: A REVIEW OF THE CHIEF FORMS OF

ANIMAL LIFE IN THE SEVERAL REGIONS AND SUB-REGIONS,

WITH THE INDICATIONS THEY AFFORD OF GEOGRAPHICAL MU-
TATIONS.

CHAPTER XIV.

THK NEOTROPICAL REGION.

General Zoological Features of the Neotropical Region (p. 5)—Distinctive Charac-

ters of Neotropical Mammalia (p. 6)—Of Neotropical Birds (p. 7)—Neotropical

Reptiles (p. 9)—Fresh-water Fishes (p. 12)—Insects (p. 18)—Coleoptera (p. 15)

—Land Shells (p. 19)—Marine Shells (p. 20)—Brazilian Sub-region (p. 21)—

Its Mammalia (p. 23)—Its Birds (p. 24)—Islands of Tropical South America,
Galapagos (p. 29)—Chilian Sub-region (p. 36)—Birds (p. 38)—Reptiles and
Amphibia (p. 40)—Fresh-water Fishes (p. 42)—Lepidoptera (p. 42)—Coleoptera
(p. 44)—Islands of South Temperate America (p. 49)—Mexican Sub-region

. (p. 51)—Mammalia, and Birds (p. 52)—Reptiles and Fishes (p. 54)—Insects

(p. 55)—Relations of the Mexican Sub-region to the North and South American

Continents (p. 57)—Islands of the Mexican Sub-region (p. 59)—The Antillean

Sub-region (p. 60)—Its Mammalia (p. 62)—Its Birds (p. 64)—Table of the

Resident Land Birds of the Antilles (p. 68)—Reptiles (p. 72)—Insects (p. 73)

—Land Shells (p. 75)—Past History of the Antilles (p. 78)—Summary of the

Past History of the Neotropical Region (p. 80)—Table I. Families of Animals

inhabiting the Neotropical Region (p. 85)—Table II. Genera of Terrestrial

Mammalia and Birds of the Neotropical Region (p. 91) . . . 1—113

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CHAPTER XVI.

1UMMARY OF THE PAST CHANGES AND GENERAL RELATIONS OF THE SEVERAL
REGION8 154—164

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