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From Daniel Oliver   [after 20 July 1863]1

In connection with Hildebrand’s paper2—may be consulted also Duchartre, Sur un cas de grossissement, sans fécondation, des ovules de Cycas revoluta. Bull. Soc. Bot. ix. 531.3

The pollen of a Ceratozamia was placed upon the ovules.—

D. O.

Tuesday

Footnotes

The date is established by the relationship between this letter, the letter to Daniel Oliver, 18 July [1863], and the letter from Daniel Oliver, 20 July 1863.
Hildebrand 1863b. See letter to Daniel Oliver, 18 July [1863].
Duchartre 1862 described the enlargement of ovules under the influence of pollen, apparently without being fertilised. Similar observations were detailed in Hildebrand 1863b.

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Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-4366
From
Oliver, Daniel
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
unstated
Source of text
DAR 173: 25
Physical description
1p inc

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 4366,” accessed on 4 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-4366

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