Fifth Meeting. 2nd July, 1873.
H. J. Tancred, President, in the chair.
New members.—J. Townsend, G. A. Reade, A. Ormsby.
1. “Observations on the Occurrence of a Butterfly, new to New Zealand, of the Genus Danais,” by R. W. Fereday, C.M.E.S.L. (Transactions, p. 183.)
2. Dr. Turnbull read extracts from the Report of the Royal Commission of Victoria on Diptheria, and made observations on the same.