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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Pieter Harting   21 March 1871

Down. | Beckenham | Kent. S.E.

Mar. 21 1871

Dear Sir

I am much obliged to you for your great kindness in sending me your fine Memoir on Potérion.1

With my best thanks & much respect | I beg leave to remain | dear Sir | yours very faithfully | Charles Darwin

Footnotes

CD refers to P. Harting 1870; CD’s copy has not been found. Poterion is a synonym of Cliona (a sponge genus) in the family Clionidae (World register of marine species, www.marinespecies.org (accessed 10 September 2009)).

Summary

Thanks PH for his memoir on Poterion [Natuurkd. Verh. Utrecht 2 (1870)].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-7606
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Harting, Pieter
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Universiteitsmuseum Utrecht (inv. nr. 635/202.06.1451)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 7606,” accessed on 4 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-7606

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