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From Alphonse de Candolle   16 December 1876

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Summary

Thanks for Cross and self-fertilisation.

Discusses geographical implications of inbreeding. Can the length of time an insular flora has been isolated be estimated by its weakness due to inbreeding?

Summary

Thanks for Cross and self-fertilisation.

Discusses geographical implications of inbreeding. Can the length of time an insular flora has been isolated be estimated by its weakness due to inbreeding?

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10724
From
Alphonse de Candolle
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Geneva
Source of text
DAR 161: 19
Physical description
3pp (French)

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10724,” accessed on 23 June 2018, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10724

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 24

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