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AMPHIBIOUS ANIMALS.

ORDER 1.- Reptiles. Toad,

Bufo. Frog,

Rana temperaria. Lizard,

Lacerta agilis. Common Eft,

vulgaris.

ORDER 2.-Serpentes. Viper,

Coluber Berus. Common Snake,

natrix. Blind Worm,

Anguis fragilis.
FISHES.

ORDER 1.- Apodes.
Common Eel.

Muræna anguilla.

ORDER 3.—Thoracici. Bullhead,

Cottus gobio. Perch,

Perca fluviatilis. Stickleback,

Gastrosteus aculeata.

ORDER 4 --Abdominales. Loach,

Cobitis barbatula Salmon,

Salmo talar. Smelt,

eperianus. Trout,

fario. Grayling,

thymallus. Pike,

Esox lucius. Barbel,

Cyprinus barbus. Gudgeon,

gobio. Bream,

brama. Roach,

rutilus. Dace,

leuciscus. Chub,

cephalus. Bleak,

alburnus. Minnow,

phoxinus. Some of these fishes are principally in Lake Semerwater.

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INSECTS.-ORDER-Aptera. Crayfish,

Cancer astacus.

VERMES.-ORDER-T'estacea. Freshwater mussel.

Mytilus cygneus.

PLANTS,
FOUND IN WENSLEYDALE.

The following list is taken verbatim from that which Dr. Whitaker gives, and was, I presume, supplied him by Mr. Fothergill. It might, no doubt, be very greatly extended by a careful botanist, but as I admit entire ignorance of the science, I prefer printing it as I have found it, being the best to which I have access.

CLASS DIANDRIA.

Order—Monogynia. Circæa lutetiana,

Enchanter's nightshade.
Pinguicula vulgaris.

Yorkshire sanicle.
CLASS TRIANDRIA.

Order-Monogynia.
Valeriana officinalis,

Great wild valerian. locusta,

Corn salad, or lamb's lettuce. Iris pseudacorus,

Yellow water-flag Criophorum polystachion,

Cotton grass.
vaginatum.

Hare's tail rush.
CLASS TETRANDRIA.

Order-Monogynia.
Scabiosa columbaria,

Less field scabious. Aspirula odorata,

Woodroof. Galium pusillum,

Least ladies' bedstraw. Plantago maritima,

Sea plantain. Alchemilla vulgaris,

Lady's mantle. Euonymus Europeus,

Spindle tree.

Order-Tetragynia. Potamogeton crispum,

Great water caltrops, (in Semer

water.)
CLASS PENTANDRIA.

Order-Monogynia.
Primula farinosa,
Atropa belladonna,

Deadly nightshade, (near Burton

in Bishopdale. Scarce.) Lysimachia vulgaris,

Willow herb, or loose strife, (near

Semerwater.) Campanula latifolia,

Giant throatwort. glomerata,

Little throatwort, (nr. Aysgarth.)

Bird's eye.

Ribes rubrum,

Red currants. alpinum,

Mountain currants, (near Har

draw Scaur.) nigrum,

Black currants, (Raydale Wood.)

Order-Digynia. Gentiana amarilla,

Autumnal gentian, or fellwort. Hydrocotyle vulgaris,

Marsh pennywort. Carum carui,

Caraways. Atbamanta meum,

Spignel, Mossdale Head, very

scarce.) Scandis odorata

Sweet cicely.

Order-Tetragynia. Parnassia palustris.

Grass of Parnassus.

Order-Pentagynia. Statice armeria,

Thrift, or sea gillyflower, (near

Wood Hall.) Linum perenne.

Perennial blue flax, (near Wens

ley.) Drosera rotundifolia,

Round-leaved sundew.
CLASS HEXAGYNIA.

Order-Monogynia.
Allium vineale,

Crow garlic. Anthericum ossifragum,

Bastard asphodel.

Order-Trigynia. Colchicum autumnale,

Meadow saffron, (near West

Witton.)
CLASS OCTANDRIA.

Order-Monogynia.
Epilobium augustifolium, Rosebay willow herb.
Vaccinium myrtillus,

Black whortleberries, or bil

berries, uliginosum,

Great bilberries, or cowberries. vitis idea.

Red whortleberries. oxycoccus,

Cranberries. Erica cinerea,

Fine-leaved heath. tetralix,

Cross-leaved heath.

Order-Trigynia. Polygonum bistorta,

Great bistort. viviparum,

Small bistort, (near Semerwater.)

Order-Tetragynia. Paris quadrifolia,

Herb Paris, true love, or one

berry. Adoxa moschatellina,

Tuberous moschatel, or musk

wood crowfoot.

CLASS DECANDRIA.

Order-Monogynia. Pyrola rotundifolia,

Common winter green, (Raydale

Wood. Scarce.)

Order-Digynia.
Chrysoplenium oppositifolium, Common golden saxifrage.
Saxifraga autumnalis,

Autumnal sengreen.
granulata,

White sengreen, or saxifrage.
hypnoides trifida, Sengreen.
aizoides,

Yellow mountain sengreen.

Order-Trigynia. Arenaria verna,

Mountain chickweed.

Order—Pentagynia.
Sedum villosum,

Marsh stonecrop.
Class DODECANDRIA.

Order-Monogynia.
Lithrum salicaria,

Purple spiked loriestripe, (near

Semerwater.)

Order-Trigynia.
Resida lutea,

Base rocket.
CLASS ICOSANDRIA.

Order—Monogynia.
Prunus padus,

Bird's cherry.

Order--Trigynia. Sorbus acuuparia,

Mountain ash.

Order-Polygynia. Rubus idæus,

Raspberry bush. casius,

Small bramble. saxitalis,

Stone bramble. chamomorus,

Cloudberry, or knoutberry. Potentilla verna,

Spring cinquefoil, (near

Carr End.) Scarce. Cornarum palustre,

Purple marsh cinquefoil.
Geum rivale,

Purple mountain avens.
Class POLYANDRIA.

Order-Monogynia.
Nymphæa lutear,

Yellow waterlily, (in Semerwater.) Actoa spicata,

Herb Christopher, or baneberries.

(Whitefell Gill, near Askrig. Cistus marifolius,

Hoary dwarf cistus.

Order-Pentagynia. Aquilegia vulgaris,

Columbine.

Order-Polygynia. Thalictrum alpinum,

Mountain meadow rue. Ranunculus lingua,

Greater spearwort, (ditches, near

Semerwater.)
Trollius Europæus,

Yellow globeflower.
CLASS DIDYNAMIA.

Order-Gymnospermia.
Origanum onites,

Pot marjoram.

Order-Angiospermia. Melampyrum sylvaticum, Yellow cow wheat. Lathrear, squamaria,

Toothwort, (in Raydale Wood,

very scarce.) Antirrhinum linaria,

Yellow toadflax.
Digitalis purpurea,

Foxglove.
CLASS TETRADYNAMIA.

Order-Siliculosa.
Draba ineana,

Hoary whitlow-grass.
Cochlearia officinalis,

Common scurvy-grass.
Greenlandica,

Greenland scurvy grass.
Cardamine amara,

Bitter lady’s-smock, or cress.
CLASS MONODELPHIA.

Order-Decandria.
Geranium moschatum,

Musk crane's bill. sylvaticum,

Mountain crane's bill. pratense,

Crow foot crane's bill. lucidum,

Shining dove's foot crane's bill. Class DIADELHIA.

Order-Octandria. Polygala vulgaris,

Milkwort.

Order-Decandria. Anthyllis vulneraria,

Kidney vetch, or lady's finger. Astragalus tuberosus,

Wood pease, or heath pease.
CLASS SYNGENESIA.

Order-Polygamia æqualis.
Carduus helinicides,

Melancholy thistle. nictans,

Musk thistle,

Order-Polygamia superflua. Solidago virgaurea,

Golden rod, (near Aysgarth

Force,) Chrysanthemum leucanthemum Great daisy, or ox eye. Achillia ptarmica.

Sneesewort.

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