RECORD: Darwin, C. R. n.d. References for Domestic Animals & Plants. CUL-DAR193.106. Edited by John van Wyhe (Darwin Online,

REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed by Christine Chua and edited by John van Wyhe 8.2022. RN1

NOTE: See record in the Darwin Online manuscript catalogue, enter its Identifier here. Reproduced with permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library and William Huxley Darwin. The volume CUL-DAR193 contains notes for Darwin's book Variation under domestication (1865-75).


Domestic Animals & Plants

8vo Pamphlet (716) Dr. Bastian bears on Pangenesis p. 10 & end

― (718) Fowler on characters taking after ♂ or ♀ ( no case)

― (720) Potato-grafting proved true P—

4to Pamph. (180) Influence of variegated bud on Stock P

X Nathusius Viehzucht 1872 p. 26 an error about crosses of sheep & goats in Chile— without climate makes the difference on the breed—

― X p 135 on stripes disappearing from Horns after first coat of Hair is shed.—

[Variation 2d ed. 1: 62: "The stripes of all kinds are generally plainer in the foal than in the adult horse, being commonly lost at the first shedding of the hair.40
40 Von Nathusius, 'Vorträge über Viehzucht,' 1872, 135."]

Tegetmeier on the Homing of Carrier Pigeons. p. 45, 55, 58— perfected by Selection case like Game Cocks.

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