Letter icon
Letter 9644

Darwin, C. R. to Nevill, D. F.

18 Sept [1874]

    Summary Add

  • +

    Stupidly missed Utricularia bladders, which he assumed were with the leaves. Has now found true bladders on roots and has evidence of captive prey. Thinks bladders capture subterranean insects. Thinks the large bladder-like structures are water reservoirs. DN's plant has given him a most enjoyable day of work.

Transcription

The full text of this letter is not yet available online.

    Footnotes Add

Maximized view Print letter