That fish, as you call it, Joe, is really a mammiferous
animal of the pachydermal species.
In regard to mammiferous
remains, a single glance at the historical table published in the Supplement to Lyell's Manual, will bring home the truth, how accidental and rare is their preservation, far better than pages of detail.
The several species of that gigantic genus of birds, the Deinornis seem here to have replaced mammiferous
quadrupeds, in the same manner as the reptiles still do at the Galapagos archipelago.
Longest overall COLLECTIVENESS / CORRECTIVENESS, MEDDLESOMENESS / METTLESOMENESS, and SLUGGISHNESSES / SLUTTISHNESSES (14 letters); longest with no doubled letters BARBARIZATION / MARMARIZATION (13 letters); longest with three substitutions MAMMIFEROUS
/ PAPPIFEROUS (11 letters); longest in a set of three or more words DINGLEDANGLE / JINGLE JANGLE / TINGLETANGLE (12 letters).
The language is especially typical of protoscientific and academic discourses in that Prichard generously borrows much of it from an earlier tome, Martin's Natural History of Mammiferous