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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Raphael Meldola   19 [June 1879]

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Summary

Shares RM’s misgivings about Fritz Müller’s mutually protecting mimics. Would expect bird’s response to distasteful caterpillars to be instinctive. Believes J. J. Weir or Thomas Belt may have investigated the point.

Summary

Shares RM’s misgivings about Fritz Müller’s mutually protecting mimics. Would expect bird’s response to distasteful caterpillars to be instinctive. Believes J. J. Weir or Thomas Belt may have investigated the point.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12115,” accessed on 17 October 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-12115.xml

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