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Volume 56, 1926

Contents.

Pages
Presidential Address xviixxi
Botany.
New Zealand Angiosperms.
By W. R. B. Oliver, F.L.S. 15
Descriptions of New Native Plants
By D. Petrie, M.A., Ph.D., F.N.Z.Inst. 616
Petalochilus: a New Genus of New Zealand Orchids.
By R. S. Rogers, M.A., M.D. 1618
A Proposed New Botanical District for the New Zealand Region.
By L. Cockayne, Ph.D., F.R.S., F.N.Z.Inst., and H. H. Allan, M.A., D.Sc., F.L.S. 1920
Notes on New Zealand Floristic Botany, including Descriptions of New Species.
By L. Cockayne, Ph.D., F.R.S., F.N.Z.Inst., and H. H. Allan, M.A., D.Sc., F.L.S. 2133
Ferns and Flowering-plants of Mayor Island, N.Z.
By H. H. Allan and K. W. Dalrymple 3436
Vegetation of Mount Peel, Canterbury, N.Z. Part 1: The Forest and Shrublands.
By H. H. Allan, M.A., D.Sc., F.L.S. 3751
A Die-back of Pinus radiata and P. muricata caused by the Fungus Botryodiplodia pinea (Desm.) Petr.
By K. M. Curtis, M.A., D.I.C., F.L.S., Mycologist, of the Cawthron Institute, Nelson 5257
Three Fungous Diseases of Salix in New Zealand, and some Saprophytic Fungi found on the same Hosts.
By B. Jean Murray, B.Sc., Assistant Mycologist, Cawthron Institute, Nelson 5870
A New Genus of the Hysterangiaceae.
By G. H. Cunningham, Mycologist, Department of Agriculture, Wellington, N.Z. 7173
Third Supplement to the Uredinaceae and Ustilaginaceae of New Zealand.
By G. H. Cunningham, Mycologist, Department of Agriculture, Wellington, N.Z. 7480
Botanical Notes, including Descriptions of New Species.
By H. Carse 8086
Dactylanthus Taylori.
By H. Hill 8790
Geology.
Geology of the Rakaia Gorge District.
By P. T. Cox 91111
Considerations relative to the Age of the Earth's Crust.
By Hon. Sir Frederick Revans Chapman 112120
Cretaceous Plants from Kaipara, N.Z.
By W. N. Edwards, M.A., British Museum, London 121128
The Upper Cretaceous Ammonites of New Zealand.
By P. Marshall, D.Sc., F.G.S., F.N.Z.Inst. 129210
A New Species of Osmundites from Kawhia, New Zealand..
By P. Marshall, D.Sc., F.G.S., F.N.Z.Inst. 210213
Geology of Cordy's Flat, Malvern Hills, Canterbury.
By G. Jobberns, M.A., B.Sc., Christchurch Training College 214225
Raised Beaches in Teviotdale District, North Canterbury.
By G. Jobberns, M.A., B.Sc., Christchurch Training College 225226
New Shells from New Zealand Tertiary Beds: Part 2.
By H. J. Finlay, M.Sc., National Research Scholar in Palaeontology 227258
Tertiary and Recent Voltudae of New Zealand.
By J. Marwick, M.A., D.Sc., New Zealand Geological Survey 259303
Myalinidae from the Jurassic of New Zealand: a New Genus and a New Species.
By J. Marwick, M.A., D.Sc., New Zealand Geological Survey 304306
Molluscan Fauna of the Waiarekan Stage of the Oamaru Series.
By J. Marwick, M.A., D.Sc., New Zealand Geological Survey 307316
New Tertiary Mollusca from North Taranaki
By J. Marwick, M.A., D.Sc., New Zealand Geological Survey 317331
Geology of Upper Waitotara Valley, Taranaki.
By L. I. Grange, M.Sc., F.G.S., New Zealand Geological Survey 331336
Significance of Fossils form the Huiroa Oil-bore, Taranaki.
By L. I. Grange, M.Sc., F.G.S., New Zealand Geological Survey 337
Fossil Mollusca from the Waihao Greensands.
By R. S. Allan, M.Sc., Otago University 338346
Geology of Fossil Localities near Waipukurau, Hawke's Bay.
By J. Allan Thomson, D.Sc., F.G.S., F.N.Z.Inst., Hutton Medallist, Director of the Dominion Museum 347354
Intermontane Basins of Canterbury: Part 2
By R. Speight, M.A., M.Sc., F.G.S., F.N.Z.Inst., Curator, Canterbury Museum 355360
Stratigraphical Position of the Chateris Bay Sandstone.
By R. Speight, M.A., M.Sc., F.G.S., F.N.Z.Inst., Curator, Canterbury Museum 361363
Results given by Wells at Christchurch Pumping-station, Beckenham.
By R. Speight, M.A., M.Sc., F.G.S., F.N.Z.Inst., Curator, Canterbury Museum 363368
Artersian Wells of the Christchurch Area.
By F. W. Hilgendorf, M.A., D.Sc., F.N.Z.Inst. 369382
Morainic Mounds on the Waimarino Plain near Ruapehu.
By James Park, F.G.S., F.N.Z.Inst. 382383
Granite Enclosures in a Quartz-biotite-diorite at Green Islets, Southland
By James Park, F.G.S., F.N.Z.Inst. 384386
Zoology..
New Zealand Lepidoptera: Notes and Descriptions
By A. Philpott, Assistant Entomologist, Cawthron Institute, Nelson 387399
List of New Zealand Species of Borkhausenia (Oecophoridae,: Lepidoptera), including New Species.
By A. Philpott, Assistant Entomologist, Cawthron Institute, Nelson 399413
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A New Endemic Genus of Lepidoptera.
By A. Philpott, Assistant Entomologist, Cawthron Institute, Nelson 414
Descriptions of New Zealand Lepidoptera.
By E. Meyrick, B.A., F.R.S. 415416
New Species of Lepidoptera.
By C. E. Clark, F.E.S. 417421
The Genus Pachyrhamma (Rhapidophorinae: Orthoptera).
By D. D. Milligan, Research Student in Orthoptera, Cawthron Institute, Nelson 422
Forest-floor Covering and its Life.
By R. E. R. Grimmett, M.Sc., Chemistry Laboratory, Department of Agriculture, Wellington 423440
A New Genus and Eight New Species of Coleoptera.
By Albert E. Brookes 440448
Biological Notes on New Zealand Heteroptera.
By J. G. Myers 449511
New Zealand Amphipoda: No. 6.
By Chas. Chilton, M.A., D.Sc., F.L.S., &c., Professor of Biology, Canterbury College 512518
New Zealand Crustacea Euphausiacea and Mysidacea.
By Chas. Chilton, M.A., D.Sc., F.L.S., &c., Professor of Biology, Canterbury College 519522
Dispersal of Pebbles and Marine Organisms.
By Chas. Chilton, M.A., D.Sc., F.L.S., &c., Professor of Biology, Canterbury College 523524
Food of New Zealand Fishes.
By W. J. Phillipps, F.L.S. 525529
New or Rare Fishes of New Zealand.
By W. J. Phillipps, F.L.S. 529537
Descriptions of New Zealand Fishes.
By L. T. Griffin, Assistant Curator, Auckland Museum 538546
Australasian Patelloididae.
By W. R. B. Oliver 547582
New Zealand Mollusca: No. 3.
By Marjorie K. Mestayer, Dominion Museum 583587
New Species of Recent Mollusca.
By Albert E. Brookes 588590
Descriptions of Six New Species and a New Genus of Gasteropod Mollusca from Northern New Zealand.
By A. W. B. Powell 591596
Miscellaneous.
The Maori Craft of Netting.
By Te Rangi Hiroa (P. H. Buck), D.S.O., M.D., Ch.B. 597646
Food Values of New Zealand Fish. Part 5: The Fats of the Red Cod in relation to its Food.
By C. L. Carter, M.Sc., A.I.C., and John Malcolm, M.D. 647650
Food Values of New Zealand Fish. Part 6: The Vitamin-A Content of Mutton-bird Oil and of some Fish-oils.
By John Malcolm, M.D. 650658
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Popular Names of New Zealand Plants.
By Johannes C. Andersen, F.N.Z.Inst. 659714
Determination of Word-rhythm.
By H. D. Broadhead, Litt.D., Canterbury College 715721
Effects of changing Price-levels on the Economic Development of New Zealand.
By J. B. Condliffe, Professor of Economics, Canterbury College 722732
Soils of the Rotorua County.
By B. C. Aston, F.I.C., F.N.Z.Inst., Hector Medallist 733738
The Quality of New Zealand Wheats and Flours.
By L. D. Foster, M.Sc., Chemical Laboratory, Department of Agriculture, Wellington 738743
Proceedings.
Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors, 1925 747765
Appendix.
New Zealand Institute Acts and Regulations 769776
Board of Science and Art 776777
Tongariro National Park Board 777
Hutton Memorial Medal and Research Fund 778780
Hector Memorial Research Fund 780782
Hamilton Memorial Fund 783
Regulations for administering the Government Research Grant 783785
Carter Bequest 785787
New Zealand Institute—List of Officers, &c. 788792
Roll of Members 793809
Serial Publications received by the Library of the Institute 810817
List of Institutions to which the Publications of the Institute are presented 818824
General Index 825857
Index of Authors 859860