RECORD: Darwin, C. R. 'In British Museum / Mischocyttarus labiatus'. (nd) CUL-DAR48.B9 Transcribed by Kees Rookmaaker. (Darwin Online, http://darwin-online.org.uk/).
REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed by Kees Rookmaaker and John van Wyhe, corrections and textual notes by van Wyhe 12.2010. RN1
NOTE: Written in pencil on grey blue paper, verso blank.
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In British Museum
Mischocyttarus labiatus (Social Vespidae with cylindrical cells are they true & equally distant—
Icaria is social Vesp. with external cells hexagonal in direct row on a Branch— Get drawing
(For my theory I must assume that Bees can make spheres & at given distance
The wasp with Hexagonal Comb is a sub-genus of Polistes
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