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" to another of the possible alternatives. There is little difference between the last edition of the " Origin " (1872) and the first on this head. In 1876, however, he writes to Moritz Wagner, " In my opinion, the greatest error which I have committed... "
Collected Essays: Darwiniana - Page 302
by Thomas Henry Huxley - 1894
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THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF CHARLES DARWIN

1887
...such cases as that of the Galapagos Archipelago, which chiefly led me to study the origin of species. In my opinion .the greatest error which I have committed,...allowing sufficient weight to the direct action of the environment, ie food, climate, &c., independently of natural selection. Modifications thus caused,...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 2

Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin - 1891
...such cases as that of the Galapagos Archipelago, which chiefly led me to study the origin of species. In my opinion the greatest error which I have committed,...allowing sufficient weight to the direct action of the environment, ie food, climate, &c., independently of natural selection. Modifications thus caused,...
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The Auk, Volume 9

Birds - 1892
...influences of this cause, and in his letter to Moritz Wagner he says: "In my opinion the greatest error I have committed has been not allowing sufficient weight to the direct action of the environment, that is food, climate, etc., independently of natural selection. Modifications thus caused,...
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Darwin and After Darwin: Post-Darwinian questions: Heredity and utility. 1895

George John Romanes - Evolution - 1895 - 984 pages
..."expression of opinion" to the contrary, in a letter written less than six years before his death. " In my opinion the greatest error -which I have committed,...allowing sufficient weight to the direct action of the environment, ie food, climate, &c., independently of natural selection. Modifications thus caused,...
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Nature Versus Natural Selection: An Essay on Organic Evolution

Charles Clement Coe - Evolution - 1895 - 591 pages
...has not paid sufficient attention to the influence of changed conditions, what does he add ? — " In my opinion the greatest error which I have committed...allowing sufficient weight to the direct action of the environment — ie, food, climate, &c. — independently of Natural Selection. Modifications thus caused,...
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Nature Versus Natural Selection: An Essay on Organic Evolution

Charles Clement Coe - Evolution - 1895 - 591 pages
...he has not paid sufficient attention to the influence of changed conditions, what does he add ?— " In my opinion the greatest error which I have committed...allowing sufficient weight to the direct action of the environment—ie, food, climate, &c.— independently of Natural Selection. Modifications thus caused,...
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Darwin and After Darwin: Post-Darwinian questions: Heredity and utility. 1895

George John Romanes - Heredity - 1895
...expression of opinion " to the contrary, in a letter written less than six years before his death. " In my opinion the greatest error which I have committed,...allowing sufficient weight to the direct action of the environment, ie food, climate, &c., independently of natural selection. Modifications thus caused,...
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Darwin and After Darwin: Post-Darwinian questions: Heredity and utility. 1895

George John Romanes - Evolution - 1895 - 984 pages
...expression of opinion " to the contrary, in a letter written less than six years before his death. " In my opinion the greatest error which I have committed,...allowing sufficient weight to the direct action of the environment, ie food, climate, &c., independently of natural selection. Modifications thus caused,...
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Darwin and After Darwin: Post-Darwinian questions: Heredity and utility. 1895

George John Romanes - Evolution - 1895 - 984 pages
...written less than six years before his death. " In my opinion the greatest error -which I have commuted, has been not allowing sufficient weight to the direct action of the environment, ie food, climate, &c., independently of natural selection. Modifications thus caused,...
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Charles Darwin's Works: The life and letters of Charles Darwin... ed. by his ...

Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin - Science - 1896
...such cases as that of the Galapagos Archipelago, which chiefly led me to study the origin of species. In my opinion the greatest error which I have committed,...allowing sufficient weight to the direct action of the environment, ie food, climate, &c., independently of natural selection. Modificatiors thus caused,...
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