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Darwin Correspondence Project

To D. F. Nevill   29 December 1874

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

CD thought he had already reported to DN on Utricularia. The large swellings in roots store water. The minute bladders are adapted to catch live animals and feed on decayed remains.

Will visit DN when in London this winter.

Summary

CD thought he had already reported to DN on Utricularia. The large swellings in roots store water. The minute bladders are adapted to catch live animals and feed on decayed remains.

Will visit DN when in London this winter.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9789
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Dorothy Fanny Nevill
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 147: 187
Physical description
2pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9789,” accessed on 22 October 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9789

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 22

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