376) cannot be regarded as any real exceptions to this statement.
Is a proboscis) - with rare exceptions these forms have a siphonate its whole length, except in Adeorbis and Valvata; in the latter alone it is bipectinate.
The scientific study of practical problems and difficulties is (generally speaking, and with honourable exceptions) far more advanced in almost every civilized country than it is in England, where the limited scale upon which such work is carried on, the indifference of statesmen, officials and business men, and the incapacity of the public to understand the close relation between scientific study and practical success, contrast very unfavourably with the state of affairs in Germany or the United States.
With the exceptions of 1891 and 1894, every year in the period 1891-1900 was stricken by drought.
Per quarter was touched in 1891 and 1902, but with those exceptions this useful feeding grain did not reach that figure after 1885.