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Darwin Correspondence Project

From Charles Moore [of Bath]| 15 May 1879

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Sends an ammonite from the Upper Lias, which has Balanus-like bodies on surface. He wants CD’s interpretation. Discusses possible function of aptychi, siphuncular tube, and operculum in ammonites.

Summary

Sends an ammonite from the Upper Lias, which has Balanus-like bodies on surface. He wants CD’s interpretation. Discusses possible function of aptychi, siphuncular tube, and operculum in ammonites.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12055
From
Moore, Charles (a)
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
Bath
Source of text
DAR 171: 233
Physical description
4pp & Adraft 3pp & Adraft 8pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12055,” accessed on 3 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-12055

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