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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Francis Darwin   2 July [1879]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

FD’s experiment shows that caustic does not interfere with the bending of radicles. Believes that the apex is a kind of brain for certain movements, being specialised to receive certain irritations.

Summary

FD’s experiment shows that caustic does not interfere with the bending of radicles. Believes that the apex is a kind of brain for certain movements, being specialised to receive certain irritations.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12132
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Francis Darwin
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 211: 61
Physical description
2pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12132,” accessed on 27 June 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-12132

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