Land and Freshwater Shells peculiar to the British Isles

  title={Land and Freshwater Shells peculiar to the British Isles},
  author={R. Scharff},
  • R. Scharff
  • Geography
  • Nature
  • MR. COCKERELL, in his article in NATURE of May 26 (p. 76), draws attention to a list of land and freshwater shells peculiar to the British Islands in Dr. Wallace's new edition of “Island Life.” This work is of such very great importance to every one engaged in the study of the geographical distribution of animals, that it is regrettable the author should have repeated an error made in the first edition. Geomalacus maculosus, as is mentioned in Mr. Cockerell's article, is not peculiar to the… CONTINUE READING
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