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Darwin Correspondence Project

From Grant Allen   19 March [1878]

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Summary

Thanks for comments on paper and references to related works. Clarifies points on colour distinction between energy-absorbing (green) and energy-expending (bright-hued) portions of plants and on the influence of flower colour in modifying the insect organism.

Summary

Thanks for comments on paper and references to related works. Clarifies points on colour distinction between energy-absorbing (green) and energy-expending (bright-hued) portions of plants and on the influence of flower colour in modifying the insect organism.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11432
From
Charles Grant Blairfindie (Grant) Allen
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Oxford
Source of text
DAR 159: 42
Physical description
7pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11432,” accessed on 20 June 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11432

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