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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Richard Strachey   10 December [1873]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

The case of the bees interests CD. He does not doubt that because of the size of their jaws humble-bees will be found all over the world to be the biters and hive-bees to profit from their work.

Thinks he has heard of land shells descending in the manner described by RS.

Summary

The case of the bees interests CD. He does not doubt that because of the size of their jaws humble-bees will be found all over the world to be the biters and hive-bees to profit from their work.

Thinks he has heard of land shells descending in the manner described by RS.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9177
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Strachey, Richard
Sent from
Down
Source of text
British Library (IOL Mss Eur F 127)
Physical description
2pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9177,” accessed on 4 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9177

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