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Butterfly specimens showing Batesian mimicry

Wallace's specimen display to show how edible butterflies resemble (mimic) inedible butterfly species in order to avoid being eaten by predators.

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Wallace Letters Online

Letter to Alfred Russel Wallace from the Royal Society, about his Darwin Medal award

View high resolution scans and transcripts of Alfred Russel Wallace's correspondence, including all surviving letters between him and Charles Darwin.

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