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To John Stevens Henslow   3 November 1838

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Relates plan for an appendix to his Journal of researches which will include facts of species of birds’ being different in different islands of the Galápagos and also of the lizards and tortoises on the islands. Asks JSH whether he can supply parallels in the plant life.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Stevens Henslow
Date:  3 Nov 1838
Classmark:  Smithsonian Libraries (Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology MSS 002031 A Gift of H. W. Lende Jr)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-429A

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  • J.  S.  Henslow, [November 1839] and [22 January 1843]). Joseph Dalton Hooker eventually identified them (see Correspondence vols.  3 and 4), and observations arising from those identifications were added to Journal of researches 2d ed. , pp.  392–3, 395–8. For CD’s notes on his collection of plants during the Beagle voyage, see D.   …
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