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From T. F. Cheeseman   23 October 1877

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Sends his paper on Selliera fertilisation [Trans. & Proc. N. Z. Inst. 9 (1876): 542–5]; contrasts it to CD’s description of Leschenaultia [Collected papers 2: 162–5].

Describes the irritability of Glossostigma elationoides which he concludes is a mechanism to ensure cross-fertilisation.

Summary

Sends his paper on Selliera fertilisation [Trans. & Proc. N. Z. Inst. 9 (1876): 542–5]; contrasts it to CD’s description of Leschenaultia [Collected papers 2: 162–5].

Describes the irritability of Glossostigma elationoides which he concludes is a mechanism to ensure cross-fertilisation.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11204
From
Thomas Frederick Cheeseman
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Museum, Auckland
Source of text
Nature, 27 December 1877, pp. 163–4

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11204,” accessed on 9 August 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-11204.xml

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