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The Early Period of the Idea of Evolution approx 1600
The additional Knowledge gained in the Nineteenth Century
Summary of Arguments for and against the Theory
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A. R. Wallace accepted Agassiz Animals and Plants arguments Asa Gray assumed Autobiography Baer Beagle became believed biologists biology botanist botany breeders Buffon Candolle Chambers Chapter characteristics Charles Darwin Cirripedia concept conclusions considered constancy of species convinced counter-arguments creation Cuvier Darwin wrote discussed domesticated edition Emma Darwin environment Erasmus Darwin example existed experiments explained expressed facts favour flora fossil Francis Darwin friends genera geological Hilaire Hooker Huxley ideas important inheritance insects instincts interest intermediate forms investigations islands Josiah Wedgwood journey Lamarck later Letters living London Lyell mutability of species mutations natural philosophy natural science natural selection naturalist never Nora Barlow observations Oken organs Origin of Species philosophy principle proofs published question quoted races rejected scientific scientists Spencer statements theory of catastrophes theory of descent theory of evolution tion Treviranus variability Variation of Animals varieties vertebrates Vestiges views voyage Wallace