RECORD: Darwin, C. R. [Notes on bee cells.] (nd) CUL-DAR48.B2 Transcribed by Kees Rookmaaker. (Darwin Online, http://darwin-online.org.uk/).
REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed by Kees Rookmaaker, textual notes by John van Wyhe 12.2010. RN1
NOTE: Written in brown ink on cream-coloured paper, verso blank.
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Truncate Comb & see how Bees will work — whether they do gnaw away — give them [illeg] of edge to tree near walk
See to inclination of axis of grey cells — if they cut away any [wall] — give them thick comb —
Put mem pin-heads of vermilion or grey comb to see whether or cell not coloured. —
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