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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Armand de Quatrefages   3 July [1862]

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Summary

Can AdeQ verify the statement that the moths of the several races of the common silkworm are very similar?

When the female moth comes out of the cocoon, are her wings less developed than those of a male moth at the same stage?

Summary

Can AdeQ verify the statement that the moths of the several races of the common silkworm are very similar?

When the female moth comes out of the cocoon, are her wings less developed than those of a male moth at the same stage?

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 3640F,” accessed on 12 August 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-3640F.xml

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