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Darwin Correspondence Project

To J. S. Burdon Sanderson   14 May 1874

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Summary

Discusses digestion by insectivorous plants, asks JSBS to try same experiments using pepsin as the digestive agent to see how the results compare with CD’s observations on digestive power of Drosera.

Summary

Discusses digestion by insectivorous plants, asks JSBS to try same experiments using pepsin as the digestive agent to see how the results compare with CD’s observations on digestive power of Drosera.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9459
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Burdon Sanderson, J. S.
Sent from
Down
Source of text
University of British Columbia, Woodward Library, Charles Woodward Memorial Room (I.xvii)
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9459,” accessed on 9 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9459

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