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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Daniel Oliver   18 December 1874

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Asks four favours: sort out confusion about the name Byblis gigantea or grandiflora; can he see dried specimens of Genlisea ornata; is there a more recent list of Drosera spp. than Steudel 1841; are there at Kew any dried specimens of Utricularia montana collected from the plant’s native haunts.

Summary

Asks four favours: sort out confusion about the name Byblis gigantea or grandiflora; can he see dried specimens of Genlisea ornata; is there a more recent list of Drosera spp. than Steudel 1841; are there at Kew any dried specimens of Utricularia montana collected from the plant’s native haunts.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9763F
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Daniel Oliver
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Newcastle University Library, Special Collections (Spence Watson/Weiss Papers SW/6/4)
Physical description
4pp LS(A)

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9763F,” accessed on 21 November 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-9763F.xml

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