The peculiarity of the Galapageian Flora is best shown in certain families; -- thus there are 21 species of Compositae, of which 20 are peculiar to this archipelago; these belong to twelve genera, and of these genera no less than ten are confined to the archipelago
Unfortunately most of the specimens of the finch tribe were mingled together; but I have strong reasons to suspect that some of the species of the sub-group Geospiza are confined to separate islands.
Number of Species confined to the Number of Number of Galapagos species species Number Archipelago Total found in confined confined but found Name Number other to the to the on more of of parts of Galapagos one than the Island Species the world Archipelago island one island James 71 33 38 30 8 Albemarle 4 18 26 22 4 Chatham 32 16 16 12 4 Charles 68 39 29 21 8 (or 29, if the probably imported plants be subtracted.
Hence we have the truly wonderful fact, that in James Island, of the thirty-eight Galapageian plants, or those found in no other part of the world, thirty are exclusively confined to this one island; and in Albemarle Island, of the twenty- six aboriginal Galapageian plants, twenty-two are confined to this one island, that is, only four are at present known to grow in the other islands of the archipelago; and so on, as shown in the above table, with the plants from Chatham and Charles Islands.
1] The progress of research has shown that some of these birds, which were then thought to be confined to the islands, occur on the American continent.
the knowledge of governing within very narrow bounds, to common sense and reason, to justice and lenity, to the speedy determination of civil and criminal causes; with some other obvious topics, which are not worth considering.
283,390 for workplace safety and health violations following a confined
space accident that resulted in the amputation of an employees legs.
MAYOR Ruperto 'Rupet' Gonzaga III of Mawab, will be launching on February 1 a unique program where the municipal government would rent a house near the Davao Regional Medical Center (DRMC) in Apokon, Tagum City where relatives of confined
patients from Mawab could stay-with free board and lodging.
1] investigated the behavior of square concrete columns confined
by fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) sheets, five specimens were tested and analyzed using finite element method (FEM).
ARCO, a leading safety supplier, says it has injected significant investment into its confined
spaces offering, delivering training, consultancy and advice, site services, and equipment hire to a wide range of industries and business sizes across the UK.
BNCW is offering a Confined
Space Competent Person course from noon to 5 p.
Unfortunately, the new alert and accompanying MSHA statements and enforcement are poised to create a great deal of confusion, rather than clarity, about how mine operators should handle confined
WHY are people confined
to wheelchair always described - by many media outlets - as people with "learning difficulties".
In response to requests for additional time to train and acquire equipment necessary for compliance, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has postponed for 60 days a new Confined
Spaces in Construction standard.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued on May 1 a final rule to increase protections for construction workers in confined