The term Thysanoptera was first used by the Irish entomologist A.
2 Entomologist, vii.
Mayr, Die mitteleuropaischen Eichengallen in Wort and Bild (Vienna, 1870-1871), and the translation of that work, with notes, in the Entomologist, vols.
At the Cape excellent works and papers are prepared and issued by the government entomologist, Dr Lounsbury, under the auspices of the Agricultural Department; while from India we have Cotes's Notes on Economic Entomology, published by the Indian Museum in 1888, and other works, especially on tea pests.
Among the more important officers appointed by the governor are the superintendent of public instruction, the commissioner of agriculture, statistics and mines, an assayer, state entomologist, and officers of the penitentiary.
In this treatment we have to bear in mind what the entomologist teaches us, that is, the nature, habits and structure of the pest.
This division of the Vertebrata into hot and cold blooded is a curiously retrograde step, only intelligible when we reflect that the excellent entomologist had no real comprehension of vertebrate morphology; but he makes some atonement for the blunder by steadily upholding the class distinctness of the Amphibia.
Kirkaldy in numerous recent papers (Entomologist, &c.).
A " circular system " was advocated by the eminent botanist Fries, and the views of Macleay met with the partial approbation of the celebrated entomologist Kirby, while at least as much may be said of the imaginative Oken, whose mysticism far surpassed that of the Quinarians.
" For figures and descriptions of insect and gall, see Entomologist, iv.