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Sectional committee: [Botany]

The author should be allowed to use his chosen term ('chromosome configuration') without a footnote. There is an overlap between the two terms but as he has no knowledge of cytology there has been vagueness in the use of these terms. This was approved by Topley via telephone on the 24 April 1940.

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 1940].

No received date given.

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RR/67/52
Earliest possible date
20 April 1940
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
1 page
Format
Typescript

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Letter from unknown, on a paper 'Structural analysis of Oenothera complexes' by David Guthrie Catcheside to Winckworth, 20 April 1940, RR/67/52, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_67_52/letter-from-unknown-on-a-paper-structural-analysis-of-oenothera-complexes-by-david-guthrie-catcheside-to-winckworth, accessed on 19 June 2024

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