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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Nature   7 November [1881]

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Summary

Summarises letter of William Nation [13350]. The facts given strongly support the conclusion that there is some close connection between the parasitic habits of birds that lay their eggs in others’ nests and the fact of their laying eggs at "considerable intervals of time".

Summary

Summarises letter of William Nation [13350]. The facts given strongly support the conclusion that there is some close connection between the parasitic habits of birds that lay their eggs in others’ nests and the fact of their laying eggs at "considerable intervals of time".

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13471
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Nature
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Nature, 17 November 1881, p. 51

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13471,” accessed on 20 May 2022, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/?docId=letters/DCP-LETT-13471.xml

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