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Darwin Correspondence Project

To A. G. More   5 September [1860]

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Summary

Discusses Spiranthes. Did AGM see dipterous insects insert proboscis?

Asks for information about Epipactis.

Describes fertilisation of Orchis pyramidalis.

Has received moth with pollen from O. pyramidalis.

Summary

Discusses Spiranthes. Did AGM see dipterous insects insert proboscis?

Asks for information about Epipactis.

Describes fertilisation of Orchis pyramidalis.

Has received moth with pollen from O. pyramidalis.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-2906
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
6pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 2906,” accessed on 21 September 2021, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-2906.xml

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

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