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14 the present collection (Exchange). [[left margin ✓]] The [[underlined]] Mexican Geographical and Exploring Commission [[/underlined]], through Prof. F. Ferrari Perez. - 40 specimens, 36 species, chiefly from the State of Vera Cruz, Mexico. Includes several plumages new to the National Museum collection. (Exchange). [[left margin ✓]] [[long line, ditto for The [[underlined]] Mexican Geographical and Exploring Commission [[/underlined]], through Prof. F. Ferrari Perez]]. - One mounted specimen of [[underline]] Catharista atrata [[/underlined]], and one skin of [[underlined]] Antrostomus vociferus [[/underlined]], both from Mexico. (Exchange). [[left margin ✓]] [[underlined]] Musée d'Histoire Naturelle [[/underlined]], Paris, France. - 86 specimens, 71 species, chiefly from Madagascar and Cochin China, nearly all new to the collection. This is one of the most important collections received recently, embracing, as it does, a great number of generic types quite peculiar to the island of Madagascar, which the museum for years has tried in vain to obtain. Among the most
Cochine China is also written as Cochinchina. Initials and first letter of contributors' names are triple underlined.
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