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" Now the number of. mice is largely dependent, as every one knows, on the number of cats; and Col. "
On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, Or, The Preservation ... - Page 57
by Charles Darwin - 1873 - 458 pages
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The Edinburgh Review, Volume 111

English literature - 1860
...that if the whole genus of humble bees became extinct or very rare in England, the heartsease and red clover would become very rare, or wholly disappear....of humble-bees in any district depends in a great degree on the number of field-mice, which destroy their combs and nests ; and Mr. H. Newman, who has...
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American Farmer

Agriculture - 1866
...Darwin thinks that if the whole genus of humbles became extinct, or very rare, the red clover would also become very rare, or wholly disappear. The number of humble-bees in any district depends, in a great degree, on-the number of field-mice, which destroy tfieir combs and nests ; and Mr. II. Newman, who...
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The National Review, Volume 10

Richard Holt Hutton, Walter Bagehot - 1860
...that if the whole genus of humble-bees became extinet or very rare in England, the heartsease and red clover would become very rare, or wholly disappear....of humble-bees in any district depends in a great degree on the number of field-mice, which destroy their combs and nests ; and Mr. H. Newman, who has...
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The Dublin Review, Volume 48

1860
...that if the whole genus of humble-bees became extinct or very rare in England, the heartsease and red clover would become very rare, or wholly disappear....of humble-bees in any district depends in a great degree on the number of field mice, which destroy their combs and nests ; and Mr. H. Newman, who has...
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National Review, Volume 10

Great Britain - 1860
...that if the whole genus of humble-bees became extinct or very rare in England, the heartsease and red clover would become very rare, or wholly disappear....of humble-bees in any district depends in a great degree on the number of field-mice, which destroy their combs and nests ; and Mr. H. Newman, who has...
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all the year round

CHARLES DICKENS - 1860
...became extinct or very rare in England, the heartsease and red clover would become very rare, or wholiy disappear. The number of humblebees in any district depends in a great degree on the number of field-mice, which destroy their combs and nests ; and Mr. H. Newman, who has...
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On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection; Or, The Preservation ...

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1861 - 440 pages
...that if the whole fanus of humble-bees became extinct or very rare in ngland, the heartsease and red clover would become very rare, or wholly disappear....number of humblebees in any district depends in a great degree on the number of field-mice, which destroy their combs and nests ; and Mr. II. Newman, who has...
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American Bee Journal, Volumes 2-3

Bee culture - 1867
...that if the whole genus of hnmble-bees became extinct or very rare in England, the hearts-ease and red clover would become very rare or wholly disappear. The number of humble-bees in any district depend* in a grent degree on the number of field-mice, ' which destroy their t-omhs nnd nests ; and...
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the journal of agriculture

robert scott burn - 1861
...very rare, or wholly disappear. The nuinher of humblebees in any district depends in a great degree on the number of field-mice, which destroy their combs and nests; and Mr H. Newman, who has long attended to the habits of humble-bees, believes that more than two-thirds...
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Science Lectures for the People: Four lectures on elementary chemistry, by H ...

Science - 1866
...fertilised only by humble-bees, the proboscis of the honey-bee not being long enough to reach the nectar. The number of humble-bees in any district depends...measure on the number of field-mice, which destroy the combs and nests. The number of field-mice is again largely dependent on that of cats; and the nests...
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