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Darwin Correspondence Project

From T. C. Eyton   16 October 1858

Dear Darwin

I examined a great number of partridges feet this week but although they were slightly muddy or rather dirty could not obtain any quantity from them1 if however I should do so I will send it to you

Yours truly | Th C Eyton Eyton | Oct 16 1858

CD annotations

Top of page: ‘18’2 brown crayon


The number of CD’s portfolio of notes on the means of dispersal of plants and animals.


Has examined feet of many partridges, but has not been able to obtain any quantity of mud from them.

Letter details

Letter no.
Thomas Campbell Eyton
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Source of text
DAR 205.2: 230
Physical description
1p †

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 2343,” accessed on 25 October 2021,

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 7