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From Hubert Airy   2 May 1876

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

On his new paper for Royal Society on a point of leaf arrangement. Asks CD to communicate it and "gives some details of its contents", e.g., recorded observations of changing leaf-order on individual specimens.

Comments on a paper by George Henslow ["Helianthus tuberosus", Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond. 26 (1876): 647].

Summary

On his new paper for Royal Society on a point of leaf arrangement. Asks CD to communicate it and "gives some details of its contents", e.g., recorded observations of changing leaf-order on individual specimens.

Comments on a paper by George Henslow ["Helianthus tuberosus", Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond. 26 (1876): 647].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10490
From
Hubert Airy
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Blackheath
Source of text
DAR 159: 30
Physical description
4pp damaged

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10490,” accessed on 21 July 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-10490.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 24

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