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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Raphael Meldola   22 September [1877]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Thinks the facts in Fritz Müller’s letter could be published.

Recommends August Weismann’s essay on dimorphism ["Über den Saison-Dimorphismus der Schmetterlinge", Studien zur Descendenz-Theorie 1 (1875)]

and has no doubt that intermediate forms could be eliminated as RM suggests.

Summary

Thinks the facts in Fritz Müller’s letter could be published.

Recommends August Weismann’s essay on dimorphism ["Über den Saison-Dimorphismus der Schmetterlinge", Studien zur Descendenz-Theorie 1 (1875)]

and has no doubt that intermediate forms could be eliminated as RM suggests.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11148
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Raphael Meldola
Sent from
Down
Postmark
SP 23 77
Source of text
Oxford University Museum of Natural History (Hope Entomological Collections 1350: Hope/Westwood Archive, Darwin folder)
Physical description
4pp

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11148,” accessed on 10 December 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-11148.xml

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