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DCP-LETT-11148

To Raphael Meldola   22 September [1877]

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Summary

Thinks the facts in Fritz Müller’s letter could be published.

Recommends August Weismann’s essay on dimorphism ["Über den Saison-Dimorphismus der Schmetterlinge", Studien zur Descendenz-Theorie 1 (1875)]

and has no doubt that intermediate forms could be eliminated as RM suggests.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11148
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Meldola, Raphael
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Hope Entomological Collections, University Museum, Oxford
Physical description
4pp

Summary

Thinks the facts in Fritz Müller’s letter could be published.

Recommends August Weismann’s essay on dimorphism ["Über den Saison-Dimorphismus der Schmetterlinge", Studien zur Descendenz-Theorie 1 (1875)]

and has no doubt that intermediate forms could be eliminated as RM suggests.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11148,” accessed on 2 May 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11148

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