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DCP-LETT-12169

From Carl Hensgen   23 July 1879

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Summary

CH, a chemist interested in zoology, asks CD’s opinion of research programme described on enclosed memorandum. Programme involves investigation of ability of molluscs to build shells out of other carbon compounds in absence of calcium carbonate.

Summary

CH, a chemist interested in zoology, asks CD’s opinion of research programme described on enclosed memorandum. Programme involves investigation of ability of molluscs to build shells out of other carbon compounds in absence of calcium carbonate.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12169
From
Hensgen, Carl
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
Leiden
Source of text
DAR 166: 147
Physical description
4pp (German), encl Amem 3pp (German), trans 3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12169,” accessed on 26 September 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-12169

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