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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-8161

From Fritz Müller   16 January 1872

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Summary

Has no objection to CD’s alluding to FM’s idea that sexual selection has come into play in mimetic butterflies.

Reports observations on other butterflies and on termites.

Summary

Has no objection to CD’s alluding to FM’s idea that sexual selection has come into play in mimetic butterflies.

Reports observations on other butterflies and on termites.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8161
From
Müller, J. F. T.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
Santa Catharina, Brazil
Source of text
DAR 142: 55
Physical description
4pp †

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8161,” accessed on 24 July 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-8161

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