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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Anton Dohrn   16 April and 9 August 1874

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Summary

Has written to J. Murray to have account of the Zoological Station inserted in the Murray guidebook.

The circular about the Station has been printed; some have already signed.

Received R. Kossman’s paper on Anelasma ["Untersuchungen über die durch Parasitismus hervorgerufenen Umbildungen in der Familie der Pedunculata", Verh. Phys.-med. Ges. Würz. N. F. 5 (1874): 129–57]. The case is the most interesting ever recorded of gradation, i.e., from an animal with a stomach to one with roots like a plant.

Delighted he will examine the complemental males of Scalpellum.

Summary

Has written to J. Murray to have account of the Zoological Station inserted in the Murray guidebook.

The circular about the Station has been printed; some have already signed.

Received R. Kossman’s paper on Anelasma ["Untersuchungen über die durch Parasitismus hervorgerufenen Umbildungen in der Familie der Pedunculata", Verh. Phys.-med. Ges. Würz. N. F. 5 (1874): 129–57]. The case is the most interesting ever recorded of gradation, i.e., from an animal with a stomach to one with roots like a plant.

Delighted he will examine the complemental males of Scalpellum.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9414
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Dohrn, F. A.
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München (Ana 525, Ba 702)
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9414,” accessed on 5 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9414

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