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A Manual of the Sea-Anemones commonley found on the English Coast
Ամբողջությամբ դիտվող - 1856
Actinia anemone animals arranged Author base beautiful become bellis body brown called Chapter character circles close coast collecting colour common considerable containing coriacea covered daisy dark described diameter difference disc discover distinctive divided draw equally existence extremity fact fall flower four further genus give glass Gosse Greek green habits hard head Ilfracombe inches included individuals kind Latin less light lines living margin mark matter means mesembryanthemum mind mouth moving natural naturalist objects observation orange organs perhaps plants Plate polyps portion possessing present question Radiates reader reason recorded ring rocks round sea-anemone sea-weed seen shape side skin soft species specific name specimens spike-cases stones tank tentacles thick-skinned threads tide true upper variety vegetable vertical warts whole zoophyte
Էջ 40 - Fade far away, dissolve, and quite forget What thou among the leaves hast never known, The weariness, the fever, and the fret Here, where men sit and hear each other groan...
Էջ 89 - This is an assemblage of nearly related species, agreeing with one another in general structure and appearance more closely than they accord with other species. Thus the genus Rosa or rose includes plants which are obviously allied as regards their general character, their flower, and their fruit.
Էջ 93 - No classification can be made unless the meaning of the • term species is defined. By species, then, are meant so many individuals as are presumed to have been formed at the creation of the world, and to have been perpetuated ever since.
Էջ 87 - Exegi monumentum aere perennius regalique situ pyramidum altius, quod non imber edax, non Aquila impotens possit diruere aut innumerabilis annorum series et fuga temporum.
Էջ 26 - ... an old ivory paper-knife, and a small net made by twisting a piece of strong wire into the shape of a circle with a tail to it, and fastening a bag of muslin round the edge of the ring. As to the hammer and chisel, these are indispensable. A great number of the...
Էջ 54 - Disc flat, two or three times as broad as the body when the latter is at all lengthened. Tentacles very numerous, small and crowded horizontally on the outer edge of the disc.