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Reference numberMM/15/85
LevelItem
TitleLetter from WFR Weldon to Francis Galton, on the Evolution Committee of the Royal Society
Date27 November 1893
DescriptionEnclosing a paper relating to evolution, in particular mentioning "changes to a crab".

Weldon had a paper published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London' in 1893 on crabs entitled On 'Certain Correlated Variations in Carcinus maenas'. In 1894 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London' also published a paper by the Evolution Committee entitled "An Attempt to Measure the Death-Rate due to the Selective Destruction of Carcinus Moenas with respect to a Particular Dimension".
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialSee CMB/65 Evolution Committee Miinute Book
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7134Weldon; Walter Frank Raphael (1860 - 1906)1860 - 1906
NA7708Galton; Sir; Francis (1822 - 1911); statistician, human geneticist, eugenicist1822 - 1911
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