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Letter 3039

Oliver, Daniel to Darwin, C. R.

[before 3 Nov 1861]

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    List of references on orchid structure and fertilisation.

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Royal Gardens Kew

References relative to Orchid structure & fertilisation. &c On vascular bundles of Column Link. Bot. Zeit. 1849. 745 Mohl. Nachtr¨agliche Beobachtungen ¨uber die Sexualorgane &c. der Orchideen von R. Brown Regensburg Bot. Zeit. 1832. 673. M´eni`ere. Fecundation of Catasetum. Bull. Soc. Bot. de France. i. 367 Baillon, on ditto. p. 285. Gu´epin. on do. Ann. Soc. Linn. d'Angers. vol. i. M´eni`ere. on Secretion of a liquid by the glandular organ of Coryanthes. Bull. Soc. Bot. ii. 351. Fermond. On fertilisation of Iris independt. of wind & insect-agency. Bot. Zeit.

1841. 204 & Journ. d. Pharmacie 1840. 751. Wiegmann. ¨Uber d. Unfruchtbarkeit bei den Bastardpflanzen. Bot. Zeit. 1839. 703.

(Cause of infertility to be sought only in the pollen, &c.—)

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    Dated by the fact that CD was working on Orchids during the latter part of 1861 (see Journal; Appendix II) and by his statement in the letter to J. D. Hooker, 8 November [1861], that he would be anxious to see Link's article in the Botanische Zeitung (Link 1849).
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    Link 1849.
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    Mohl trans. 1832.
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    M´eni`ere 1854.
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    Baillon 1854.
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    Gu´epin 1853.
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    M´eni`ere 1855.
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    Fermond 1841.
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    Fermond 1840.
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    Wiegmann 1839.
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