One set having run as hard as theycould for about two hundred yards, were relieved by four others,who had previously dashed on ahead on horseback. The distribution of the tenants of this archipelago would not benearly so wonderful, if, for instance, one island had amocking- thrush, and a second island some other quite distinctgenus;--if one island had its genus of lizard, and a second islandanother distinct genus, or none whatever;--or if the differentislands were inhabited, not by representative species of the samegenera of plants, but by totally different genera, as does to acertain extent hold good; for, to give one instance, a largeberry-bearing tree at James Island has no representative species inCharles Island. St. MATÃ POTS AND BAMBILLIO. House struck. I have stated in the preface to the first Edition of this work, andin the "Zoology of the Voyage of the Beagle," that it was inconsequence of a wish expressed by Captain Fitz Roy, of having somescientific person on board, accompanied
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- Spring '18
- James Island