Cervus Elaphus Fossil

Strongyloceros spcliru , Kent's Hole, Megaccro , Bhell-marl, I, nat size. nat. site. Strongyloceros spcliru , Kent's Hole, Megaccro , Bhell-marl, I, nat size. nat. site. STRONGYLOCEROS SPEL US. Gigantic Round-antiered Deer, The base of an antler, equalling in dimensions that of the largest Megaceros, has been found fossil and partly gnawed by Hyam as, in the cavern of Kent's Hole near Torquay. This fragment (fig. 193), fifteen inches in circumference, differs from the antler of the Megaceros...

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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...