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Darwin Correspondence Project

To G. J. Romanes   16 April 1881

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Discusses concept of intelligence in his Earthworms manuscript.

Remarks on GJR’s work on echinoderms.

Comments on Wilhelm Roux [Der Kampf der Theile im Organismus (1881)].

Discusses animal instincts, citing Fabre’s description of sand-wasps.

Summary

Discusses concept of intelligence in his Earthworms manuscript.

Remarks on GJR’s work on echinoderms.

Comments on Wilhelm Roux [Der Kampf der Theile im Organismus (1881)].

Discusses animal instincts, citing Fabre’s description of sand-wasps.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13118
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
George John Romanes
Sent from
Down
Source of text
American Philosophical Society (587)
Physical description
10pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13118,” accessed on 25 March 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13118

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