Cervus

Height to summit of antlers, 10 feet 4 inches. GIGANTIC IRISH DEER. Megaceros Iliberuicus. Oervmt pUityarot altusimai, or Large Irish Dtcr, Molynxux, Phil. Trans, rol, foailu, Golupcss, Nova Acta Aoid. m kg a cf. r08 iiidkknici'8. 445 Cerf il bois gigantesques, Cuvikr, Ossemcns Fossile , 4to, 1823, tom. iv. p.

Fig IIH

Diseased lower jaw of the Afiyurrot, from shell-marl. Ireland. Diseased lower jaw of the Afiyurrot, from shell-marl. Ireland. jaw of the same extinct species, from which a large part of the outer wall has exfoliated, probably in consequence of a blow received in combat at the rutting-season a considerable amount of new irregular osseous matter has l> ecn formed to replace the lost portion of bone. Cut 190 gives a figure of this interesting example of primieval disease. To my enquiries as to...