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Volume 19, 1886
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Ninth Meeting: 20th September, 1886.

New Member.—Dr. Davy.

Papers.—1. “New Species of Coleoptera, “by Capt. T. Broun. The following species were described:—

Species. Locality.
Group, Pogonidæ.
Oöpterus collaris Mount Arthur
" pallidipes "
Group, Anchomenidæ.
Tarastethus alpinalis "
Group, Bembidiidæ.
Bembidium anilloides Moko Hinou Island
Group, Staphylinidæ
Quedius fuscatus Mount Arthur
Group, Pselaphidæ.
Pselaphus citimus Howick
Tyrus armatus "
Exeirarthra enigma "
Group, Cryptophagidæ.
Telmatophilus olivascens Mount Arthur
Group, Melolonthidæ.
Stethaspis prasinus Wellington
Costleya discoidea Mount Arthur
Group, Dascyllidæ
Mesocyphon pallidus "
" laticeps "
" Cyphon pauper "
" discedens "
" flavescens "
" nigritulus "
" fuscifrons "
" fulvicornis "
" ornatus Waitakerei
Cyphanus dubious Waitakerei Range
Cyphanodes vestitus "
Atopida suturale Mount Egmont
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Species. Locality.
Group, Melyridæ
Dasytes oreocharis Mount Arthur
Group, Hklopidæ.
Agadelium geniale Puysegur Point
Group, Anthicdæ.
Anthicus fallax Howick
Cotes nitida "
" punctata "
Group, Œdemeridæ.
Techmessa attenuata "
Techmessodes versicolor Waitakerei Range
Cladobius properus "
Exocalopus pectinatus Mount Egmont
Family Curcuiionidce.
Cladopais mirus Mount Arthur
Phrynixus simplex Mount Egmont
Eiratus pyriformis Mount Arthur
" rugosus Waitakerei Range
Dorytomus grossus Mount Arthur
Eugnomus nobilis "
" aenescens "
" cyaneus "
" tarsalis "
Oredcharis vittata "
" dealbata "
Hoplocneme inæquale Puysegnr Point
Stephanorhynchus nigrosparsus Mount Arthur
" insohtus Wellington
Aphela testacea Cape Saunders
Acalles adamsi Mount Arthur
" concinnus Waitakerei Range
Crisius picicollis Moko Hinou Island
" signatus Mount Arthur
Group, Cossonidæ
Rhinanisus cheesemani "
Group, Plattpidæ.
Platypus gracilia Mount Egmont
Group, Cebambycidæ.
Gastrosarus picticornis Nelson
Somatidia grandis Wellington
Family, Phytophaga.
Allocharis morosa Canterbury
Metaphilon curvipes Mount Arthur
Aphilon convexum Howick
" latulum Taranaki

2. “The Mollusca of the Vicinity of Auckland,” by T. F. Cheeseman, F.L.S. (Transactions, p. 161.)

3. “Ornithological Notes,” by A. Reischek, F.L.S. (Transactions, p. 188.)