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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-12089

To ?   5 June 1879

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Summary

Unable to accept invitation.

Looked at leaves and saw no sign that animal matter was absorbed. Believes insects were caught only accidentally.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12089
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Unidentified
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Sotheby's New York (dealers) (5 December 2013)
Physical description
3pp

Summary

Unable to accept invitation.

Looked at leaves and saw no sign that animal matter was absorbed. Believes insects were caught only accidentally.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12089,” accessed on 28 May 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-12089

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