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DCP-LETT-13318

From Fritz Müller   6 September 1881

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Summary

Discusses some of his observations on the sleep movement in plants. Has been studying the leaflets of Crotalaria; has discovered they move to face the setting sun.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13318
From
Müller, J. F. T.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
Santa Catharina, Brazil
Source of text
DAR 171: 287
Physical description
4pp

Summary

Discusses some of his observations on the sleep movement in plants. Has been studying the leaflets of Crotalaria; has discovered they move to face the setting sun.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13318,” accessed on 12 February 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13318

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