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Cruciferæ, geographical distribution of the .
Crustacea, distribution of in Eastern Canada

209
16 Billings on the..................

467
Ctenodonta nasuta ................

446
Cyrtoceras McCoyi ........................

467
Cyrtodonta, Billings on the genus .........

.......... 303,
Cystideæ,

......... 430
Dawson, Dr., on the Post-Pliocene deposits of the St. Lawrence

Valley ........
on the Report of the Geological Survey of Canada... 62
on the microscopic structure of limestones ..........
on a specimen of aboriginal pottery ............. ... 186
on Decades of fossils of the Geological Survey .. 221
on the Devonian flora ...................
on the Coal-measures of British America......
on a new species of Stickleback ............
Archaia of reviewed.......

471
Devonian rocks of Canada, fossils of the ....................... 131

" granites and Taconic rocks, Hitchcock on ............. 298
D'Urban, on the natural history of the Valley of the River Rouge .. 252
Coleoptera collected by ..........

....... 307, 494

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Egyptian antiquities presented to the Natural History Society .... 401
Emberiza nivalis ...........

414
Entomostraca, Billings on the........

469
Entosolenia (species described)........

28
Entozoa (intestinal worms)......
Essex Institution, proceedings of noticed

56
Eunema prisca ........

360
Evernia furfuracea ......

404
Eyre, Sir William, an address by ....

144

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Ferrier, Hon. Mr., Egyptian antiquities presented to the Natural
History Society by ..........

401
Fisheries of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Perley on .............
Fish manures, Hunt on.........
Foraminifera, Dawson on.
Fossils of the Post-Pliocene deposits .......
Fusus turricula....

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210

Gadus (cod), species enumerated....

, 56, 207
Gas, on the variable illuminating power of .....
Gasteropoda, Billings on the .....

marine, enumerated..
Gasterosteus gymnetes...............

321
Geological Society of London........

69
« Survey of Canada, Report of, noticed .

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Il review of decades of fossils..... 220
Gibb, Dr., on the sounds emitted by insects.

121
Glacial phenomena of Canada, Ramsay on......
Gray, Asa, on the flora of Japan ........

325

296

Hall, Prof. James, an address by ............
Hamilton's life of Wilson noticed ..........
Harpes antiquatus ..............
Helicotoma (species described) ......
Hippoglossus vulgaris........
Hippothoa (species described) ......
Hitchcock on the lithology of Vermont.,

" on taconic rocks.....

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Holopea (species described)......
Human Life, Carpenter on relative value of........
Hunt, T. Sterry, on fish manures ....

16 on magnesian and silicious rocks......
" on some points in chemical geology

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414

Illanus (species described).....
Indian Tribes of the McKenzie River district..
Insects, Gibb on the sounds emitted by ....

367

190
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291

Kemp, Rev. A. F., review of Archaia ...

......... 470
Labrador, mollusks and radiates from.......

158
Lane's, L., microscopic objects noticed................

230
LeConté on the correlation of forces................
16 " formation of oceans.............

293
LeMoine on land and sea birds .....

411
Leperditia anna ...........

367
Lepidoptera collected by R. Bell ...

245
Lepralia (species described) .....

33
Limestones, microscopic structure of....

161
11 fossils in the Chazy.....

426
Lingula (species in the Chazy limestone)..
1 (species described) .......

348
Linnæns, life of noticed .......................
Lizar's use and abuse of tobacco noticed ..........

399
Logan on the Laurentian limestones ........

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Maclurea Atlantica....

459
. matutina.......
Mammalia, distribution of in Eastern Canada ...

198
Meteorology, contributions to by Smallwood ..

276
" Prof. Henry on .....
Miliolina seminulum ...........................
Modiola glandula ........

38
Modiolopsis parviuscula . ...........
Mollusca, distribution of in Eastern Canada .................197, 210
Mollusks from Labrador.........
Morrhua (species enumerated)....

47, 56, 207
Mummies in Museum of Natural History Society ..... ...... 401
Murchisonia (species described) ......
(species in the Chazy limestone) ......

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1 Report of the Council of ........

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16 16 donations to the ..................
Natural History of the Gulf of St. Lawrence ...............

16 16 16 Valley of the River Rouge .......
Naturalist in Bermunda noticed ......
Nautilus (species in the Chazy limestone)..............
Nonionina crassula .......
Ogilvie's, Dr. George, Master-Builder's Plan noticed
Ophileta compacta ....................
Ophiocoma (species of) ........
Orthis (species in the Chazy limestone).....
Orthisina grandava.........
Orthoceras (species described) .............

1 (species in the Chazy limestone) ...
Ossiferous cavern at Brixham ....

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Oxford Museum ..............................

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Ozone, Smallwood on.................................169, 343, 408
Palæocystites pulcher ...............

............ 430
Perea labrax (the bass), species in the Gulf of St. Lawrence ...... 96
Perley, M. H., on the Gulf Fisheries.....

........... 40, 84
Petraia Minganensis..........

.............. 346
Phoca (the seal), species in the Gulf of St. Lawrence .

.... 92
Pisces, distribution of in Eastern Canada......

206, 270
Plants collected by R. Bell ........

246
" in the Post-Pliocene deposits ..........

37
Pleurotomaria (species described) .....

351
" (species in the Chazy limestone)

457
Polymorphina lactea.............................

28
Polyotomella umbilicatula....
Post-Pliocene deposits, Dawson on the............

23
Pottery, Dawson on a specimen of aboriginal.......

186

27

Radiata of the Gulf of St. Lawrence..
Radiates from I.abrador .....................
Ramsay on some glacial phenomena of Canada ..
Reptilia, distribution of in Eastern Canada ....
Rhynconella (species in the Chazy limestone)......
Rissoa (species of)......
Rotalina turgida..

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Salmo salar (the salmon)....
16 other species of mentioned.......

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Scomber scombrus (the mackerel) ..........

84
Serpulites splendens...........

470
Shell-fish of the Gulf of St. Lawrence...

93
Shells, fresh water in the Post-Pliocene deposits
Silurian rocks of Canada, fossils of the...

................ 131

131
Smallwood on the cold term.

....... 81
$6 on ozone........

169, 343, 408
contributions to meteorology............

276
I on the aurora borealis ..................

..... 383
Spiroloculina depressia .

31
Spirorbis spirillium ..

........ 38
Stenopora fibrosa .......

346
a (species in the Chazy limestone) ....
Stickleback, Dawson on a new species of ......

321
Stricklandia (species enumerated)]..

132
Strophomena (species in the Chazy limestone)..

443
Subulites calcifera ......

360
Surnia nyctea.....

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CONTENTS.

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PAGS
ARTIOLE 1.-Remarks on the Geographical Distribution of the

Cruciferæ throughout the British possessions in

North America; by G. Barnston,........
II.—Fish Manures ; by T. S. Hunt, F.R.S.,..............

III.- Additional Notes on the Post-Pliocene Deposits of

the St. Lawrence Valley; by Dr. Dawson,.........

IV.-Report on the Fisheries of the Gulf of St. Lawrence ;

by M. H. Perley, ...............

V.-On the Cold Term of January, 1859; by Charles

Smallwood, M.D., LL.D.,.......

VI.-Report on the Fisheries of the Gulf of St. Lawrence ;

by M. H. Perley, ......

VII.-Catalogue of Canadian Plants in the Holmes' Herb-

arium, ....................................... 100

VII.-Geographical distribution of the Genus Allium in

British North America; by G. Barnston,...........

VIII.-On the Generation of Sounds by Canadian Insects;

by Dr. Gibb,.....

IX.-On some new genera and species of Brachiopoda ; by

E. Billings, F.G.S., ............................

131

X.-On the Variable Illuminating Power of Coal Gas;

by Prof. Aikin,........

XI.-On the Microscopic Structure of some Canadian

Limestones; by J. W. Dawson, LL.D., ...........

XII.-On Ozone. By Charles Smallwood, M.D., LL.D.,.... 169

XIII.- On the relative value of human life in different parts

of Canada; by P. P. Carpenter, B.A., ........... 173

XIV.- On a specimen of Aboriginal Pottery in the Museum

of the Natural History Society of Montreal, ....... 186

XV.-On the Indian Tribes of McKenzie River district and

the Arctic Coast,.......

sty.............................. 190

XVI.-On the Natural History of the Gulf of St. Lawrence,

and the distribution of the Mollusca of Eastern Ca-

pada; by Robert Bell, jr., ...................... 197

XVII.-Geological Survey of Canada-Figures and Descrip-

tions of Canadian Organic Remains, .............

XVIII.-On the Natural History of the Gulf of St. Lawrence;

by Robert Bell, jr.,.......

XIX.- Observations on the Natural History of the Valley of

the River Rouge, and surrounding townships in the

Counties of Argenteuil and Ottawa ; by W. S. M.

D'Urban, .......

...................... 252

XX.-Contributions to Meteorology,-- from observations

taken at St. Martin, Isle Jesus, Canada East; by

Charles Smallwood, M.D., LL.D.,................ 276

XXI.-The Oxford Museum; by H. W. Ácland, M.D., and

John A. Ruskin, M.A. (From the Athenæum.) ... 280

XXII.-American Association for the Advancement of Science, 289

XXIII.-Description of a new genus of Brachiopoda, and on the

genus Cyrtodonta ; by E. Billings, F.G.S.,........ 301

XXIV.-On a new species of Stickleback (Gasterosteus gym-

netes); by J. W. Dawson, LL.D.,................ 321

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XXV. - On some of the Glacial Phenomena of Canada and the

north-eastern Provinces of the United States during

the drift period; by Prof. Andrew C. Ramsay, F.R.S. 325
XXVI.-On Ozone; by Charles Smallwood, M.D., LL.D.,..... 343
XXVII.- Fossils of the Calciferous Sandrock, including those

of a deposit of white limestone at Mingan, supposed

to belong to the formation ; by E. Billings, F.G.S., 345
XXVIII.-Description of some new species of Trilobites from the

Lower and Middle Silurian rocks of Canada; by E.

Billings, F.G.S.,............................... 367
XXIX.-On the Aurora Borealis of the 28th of August, 1859;
by Charles Smallwood, M.D., LL.D.,...

..... 383
XXX.-Notes on Egyptian Antiquities presented to the Natu-

ral History Society by Hon. Mr. Ferrier .......... 401
XXXI.-On Ozone; by Charles Smallwood, M.D., LL.D.,.... 408
XXXII.-Notes on Land and Sea Birds observed around Quebec;
by J. M. Le Moine........

411
XXXIII.- On some points in Chemical Geology; by T. Sterry
Hunt, M.A., F.R.S.,.........

.. 414
XXXIV.-Fossils of the Chazy Limestone, with descriptions of
new species ; By E. Billings.......

.............. 426
XXXV. --Archaia ; or Studies of the Cosmogony and Natural

History of the Hebrew Sciptures; by J. W. Dawson,

LL.D., F.G.S. Review of, by Rev. A. F. Kemp,.. 470

MISCELLANEOUS.

Geological Society of London, .....

Canadian Institute of Toronto,........

Agassiz on a Museum of Natural History,.

Twenty-eighth Meeting of the British Association for the Ad

vancement of Science, ......

Inauguration of the New Buildings of the Natural History

Society, Cathcart Street, Montreal, ....

........ 141

The Toronto Microscopical Society,......

155

Note on Mollusks and Radiates from Labrador,.....

158

List of Birds found in Upper Canada, ....

231

Report of the Council of the Natural History Society,........ 233

Lower Carboniferous Coal Measures of British America,......

304

Donations to the Library of the Natural History Society of

Montreal, 1858 and 1859,......

........... 305

Donations to the Museum of the Natural History Society of

Montreal, 1858 and 1859,........

........... 305

A Systematic List of Coleoptera found in the vicinity of Mon-

treal ; by W. S. M. D'Urban,........... ......... 307, 494

British Association for the Advancement of Science, ......... 387

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