Sixth Meeting. 6th August, 1873.
H. J. Tancred, President, in the chair.
1. “On the Occurrence of a New Species of Euphysetes (E. pottsii), a remarkably small Catodont Whale, on the Coast of New Zealand,” by Julius Haast, Ph.D., F.R.S. (Transactions, p. 97.)
2. “Note upon recently-described New Zealand Coleoptera,” by C. M. Wakefield.
Dr. Haast expressed his concurrence with the author's opinion that all new descriptions of New Zealand species, published in Europe, should be re-printed in the colony.