Mortality among Plants and its Bearing on Natural Selection

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I HAVE followed with considerable interest the recent communications in NATURE of Prof. Salisbury,14 Prof. Haldane,1 and Prof. MacBride2 in connexion with the important matter of mortality among plants and its possible bearing on natural selection.

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    MacBride, E. W., NATURE, 127, 55, Jan. 10, 1931.

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    Phillips, J. F. V., S. African Jour. Nat. Hist., 4 (3), 209–220; 1923.

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PHILLIPS, J. Mortality among Plants and its Bearing on Natural Selection. Nature 127, 851–852 (1931). https://doi.org/10.1038/127851a0

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