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Darwin Correspondence Project

From James Dixon   7 May 1880

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Corrects CD’s statement [Descent 1: 19] that the platysma myoides muscle cannot be brought into voluntary action. He can move every one of his facial muscles.

Summary

Corrects CD’s statement [Descent 1: 19] that the platysma myoides muscle cannot be brought into voluntary action. He can move every one of his facial muscles.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12598
From
James Dixon
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Dorking
Source of text
DAR 162: 185
Physical description
4pp damaged

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12598,” accessed on 10 December 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-12598.xml

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