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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-10789

To Dorothy Nevill   15 January 1877

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Summary

Thanks DN for references.

The Apocyanaceae that catch Lepidoptera represent the most gratuitous case of cruelty in nature known to CD, since the captured butterfly is of no use to the plant.

Summary

Thanks DN for references.

The Apocyanaceae that catch Lepidoptera represent the most gratuitous case of cruelty in nature known to CD, since the captured butterfly is of no use to the plant.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10789
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Nevill, D. F.
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Robert M. Stecher Collection, Historical Division, Cleveland Health Sciences Libary
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10789,” accessed on 31 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10789

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