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Letter 5934A

Darwin, C. R. to Lee, Henry

25 Feb [1868]

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    Thanks for results on sexes of trout. [See 5793.] CD is collecting information about the proportional numbers of sexes in animals.


Down. | Bromley. | Kent. S.E.

Feb. 25th

Dear Sir

I am very much obliged for your kindness in sending me the results about the sexes of Trout.— I am anxious to ascertain approximately the proportional numbers of the sexes in any animals; but there are so many causes of error that I fear I shall not succeed.

With my best thanks for your information I beg leave to remain | Dear Sir | Yours faithfully | Charles Darwin

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    f1 5934a.f1
    See the memorandum from Henry Lee, 21 January 1868 and n. 1.
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