Flocks of Butterflies. PLATE 89.(5/2.I have no reason to doubtthe accuracy of myinformer, who, having lived on the spot forseveral years, ought to be well acquainted withthecircumstance,--which, if true, certainly is very curious: for wemust suppose that thesnow-water, being conducted through porousstrata to the regions of heat, is again thrownup to the surface bythe line of dislocated and injected rocks at Cauquenes; and theregularityof the phenomenon would seem to indicate that in thisdistrict heated rock occurred at adepth not very great. Oven-bird.This gives one a grandidea of the immense territory overwhich the Indians roam: yet,great as it is, I think there will not, in another half-century, beawild Indian northward of the Rio Negro.of Galapagos Islands.on rivers inPampas. At nightwe had some difficulty in finding, amidst the swamps, adry place for our bivouac.
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