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From W. G. Smith   24 July 1877

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Reports a fossil fungus, complete with fossil zoospores, within the vascular bundles of a Lepidodendron from the Coal Measures. The genus is Pythium and it appears no different from living species.

Summary

Reports a fossil fungus, complete with fossil zoospores, within the vascular bundles of a Lepidodendron from the Coal Measures. The genus is Pythium and it appears no different from living species.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11068
From
Worthington George Smith
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
London, Mildmay Grove, 15
Source of text
DAR 177: 201
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11068,” accessed on 16 February 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11068

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