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Issue: 056, 19/11/28 p. 891, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature., Para 3
Category: Zoology   Zoogeography   
Topic: Quadrupeds. Birds. [The altitude at which certain mammals and birds live, in Sweden]
Person: GLOGER, M.   

Issue: 058, 03/12/28 p. 923, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Animal Geography), Para 3
Category: Zoology   Zoogeography   Ecology   
Topic: Spanish Sheep. [Question posed by Southey: Why are Spanish sheep mainly black? Is it related to climate or locality?]
Source: Southey: Letters from Spain   

Issue: 065, 21/01/29 p. 45, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Animal Geography), Para 3
Category: Zoology   Zoogeography   Icthyology   Literature   
Topic: Fishes peculiar to certain Lakes. [Josephus says the fishes of Lake Gennesareth are unique. Hasselquist says the fish are the same as those in the Nile. Josephus also says the fountain of Capernaum is a tributary of the Nile]
Source: Josephus, Antiq. iii 18 and De Bello Jud.   

Issue: 067, 04/02/29 p. 78, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Ornithology), Para 8
Category: Ornithology   Zoogeography   
Topic: Australian Birds. [They vary in size hugely. Emus, black swans, cranes, hawks, cockatoos, parrots, ducks, quails, "laughing birds", "coachmen", and bell-birds are mentioned. There are also birds resembling "our pigeon, pheasant, and turkey". The swallows, though they are present in all seasons, seem to be the same]

Issue: 089, 08/07/29 p. 431, Section: Varieties
Heading: Insects in Amber and Copal, Para 2
Category: Zoology   Zoogeography   Entomology   
Topic: Treatise on the Insects in Copal, with descriptions of several new genera and species found in that substance. [Some insects are more widely distributed than has previously been believed]
Source: Transactions of the Royal Academy of Sciences of Stockholm, for 1825   
Institution: Royal Academy of Sciences, Stockholm   

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