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Darwin Correspondence Project

To A. G. More   5 August [1860]

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Summary

Thanks for observations on bee orchid.

Comments on Hooker’s ["On the functions and structure of the rostellum of Listera ovata", Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. 144 (1854): 259–64].

Discusses rostellum and describes fertilisation of Epipactis.

Summary

Thanks for observations on bee orchid.

Comments on Hooker’s ["On the functions and structure of the rostellum of Listera ovata", Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. 144 (1854): 259–64].

Discusses rostellum and describes fertilisation of Epipactis.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-2890
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Alexander Goodman More
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Royal Irish Academy (A. G. More papers RIA MS 4 B 46)
Physical description
7pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 2890,” accessed on 19 September 2021, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-2890.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 8

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