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Letter 732

Darwin, C. R. to Dieffenbach, Ernst

25 Jan 1844

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    Delighted to be able to contribute Infusoria to ED's "great countryman Ehrenberg". Includes a list of eight substances from his collection described in detail, which Ehrenberg might find useful in his researches.

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‘… I am delighted at the thoughts of being able to contribute any Infusoria to your great countryman Ehrenberg…’

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    f1 732.f1
    Date taken from the Stargardt catalogue.
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    f2 732.f2
    The Stargardt catalogue description notes that the letter was accompanied by a list of eight substances from CD's collection, described in detail, which might be useful in Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg's research on the Infusoria.
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