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  • Dobrizhoffer on a hail-storm, 116
  • Docks, imported, 428
  • Dogs, shepherd, 149
  • D'Orbigny, Travels in South America, 78, 93, 120, 130, 149, 167
  • Doris, eggs of, 201
  • Doubleday, Mr., on a noise made by a butterfly, 33
  • Drigg, lightning tubes at, 59
  • Droughts, great, in Pampas, 133
  • Dryness of St. Jago, 4
  • ———— of winds in Tierra del Fuego, 231
  • ———— of air in Cordillera, 325
  • Du Bois, 382, 399
  • Dung-feeding beetles, 490
  • Dust, falling from atmosphere, 5
 
  • Earthenware fossil, 370
  • Earthquake, accompanied by an elevation of the coast, 310
  • ————— accompanied by rain, 351
  • ————— at Callao, 369
  • ————— at Concepcion, 302
  • ————— at Coquimbo, 342
  • ————— at Keeling and Vanikoro, and Society Islands, 475
  • ————— at Valdivia, 301
  • —————, causes of, 311
  • —————, effect of, on springs, 264
  • ————— on bottom of sea, 306
  • —————, effects of, on rocks, 257, 303
  • —————, effects of, on sea, 302, 304, 305
  • —————, effects of, on a river-bed, 358
  • —————, line of vibration of, 307
  • ————— on S. W. coast, 246
  • —————, tossing fragments from the ground, 198
  • ————— twisting movement of, 308
  • Eggs of Doris, 201
  • Ehrenberg, Prof., on Atlantic dust, 5
  • ——————— on infusoria in Pampas, 82, 130
  • ————————————— in the open sea, 162
  • ————————————— in Patagonia, 171
  • ————————————— in Fuegian paint, 221
  • Ehrenberg, Prof., on infusoria in coral mud, 465
  • ————————————— in tuff at Ascension, 494
  • ——————— on phosphorescence of the sea, 163
  • ——————— on noises from a hill, 361
  • Eimeo, view of, 406
  • Elater, springing powers of, 31
  • Electricity of atmosphere within Andes, 326
  • Elephant, weight of, 87
  • Elevated shells, 85, 130, 171, 254, 297, 310, 344, 362, 369
  • Elevation of coasts of Chile, 254, 297, 307, 310, 338, 344, 357
  • ————— B. Blanca, 83
  • ————— Patagonia, 171, 371
  • ————— Pampas, 130
  • ————— mountain-chains, 312
  • ————— Cordillera, 316, 321, 332
  • ————— fringing-reefs, 476
  • ————— Peru, 369
  • ———— within human period, 371
  • Entomology of the Galapagos Archipelago, 381, 392, 394
  • —————— Brazil, 34
  • —————— Patagonia, 170, 327
  • —————— Tierra del Fuego, 238
  • —————— Keeling Island, 456
  • —————— St. Helena, 490
  • Entre Rios, geology of, 129
  • Epeira, habits of, 36, 38
  • Erratic blocks, how transported, 247
  • —————— absent in intertropical countries, 248
  • —————— on plains of Santa Cruz, 187
  • —————— of Tierra del Fuego, 247
  • Estaucia, value of, 145
  • Extermination of species and races, 174, 434, 441, 448
  • Extinction of shells at St. Helena, 488
  • ———— of species, causes of, 174
  • ———— of man in New South Wales, 434, 448
  • Eyes of tucutuco and mole, 52
 
  • Falconer, Dr., on the Sivatherium, 146
  • ————, Jesuit, on the Indians, 104
  • ———————, on rivers in Pampas, 106