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Darwin Correspondence Project

To ?   31 [May 1875]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Agrees that time alone can do nothing to modify species.

Is aware that the Papaveraceae are self-fertile but feels this does not preclude an occasional cross.

Summary

Agrees that time alone can do nothing to modify species.

Is aware that the Papaveraceae are self-fertile but feels this does not preclude an occasional cross.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9960
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Unidentified
Sent from
Down
Source of text
University of Virginia Library, Special Collections (3314 1: 59)
Physical description
3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9960,” accessed on 14 November 2018, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9960

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 23

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