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From Alphonse de Candolle   23 November 1880

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Summary

Finds CD was correct in Variation: hybrid bees tend to sting more often than pure-bred bees.

Preparing a second edition of the chapter on the origin of cultivated plants in his Géographie botanique. The work done since 1855 confirms his opinions.

Summary

Finds CD was correct in Variation: hybrid bees tend to sting more often than pure-bred bees.

Preparing a second edition of the chapter on the origin of cultivated plants in his Géographie botanique. The work done since 1855 confirms his opinions.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12847
From
Alphonse de Candolle
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Geneva
Source of text
DAR 161: 26
Physical description
3pp (French)

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12847,” accessed on 18 July 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-12847.xml

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