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From Arnold Dodel   6 July 1875

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Thanks CD for a copy of Insectivorous plants.

Describes experiment on Drosera carried out with his pupils.

Describes reception of the book at the University of Zurich.

Comments on Nägeli’s concept of a "morphological species".

Expresses belief in importance of natural selection.

Mentions his forthcoming publication ["Ulothrix zonata", Jahrb. f. wiss. Bot. 10 (1876): 417–550].

Summary

Thanks CD for a copy of Insectivorous plants.

Describes experiment on Drosera carried out with his pupils.

Describes reception of the book at the University of Zurich.

Comments on Nägeli’s concept of a "morphological species".

Expresses belief in importance of natural selection.

Mentions his forthcoming publication ["Ulothrix zonata", Jahrb. f. wiss. Bot. 10 (1876): 417–550].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10045
From
Arnold Dodel-Port
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Zurich
Source of text
DAR 162: 195
Physical description
3pp (German)

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10045,” accessed on 21 September 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-10045.xml

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

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