Category:Karl Koch (botanist)

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Karl Heinrich Emil Koch (1809-1879) was a German botanist. He is best known for his botanical explorations in the Caucasus region, including northeast Turkey. Unfortunately, most of his collections have today been lost. He is also known as the first professional horticultural officer in Germany.


Karl Koch 
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German botanist
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Date of birth 6 June 1809
Weimar
Date of death 25 May 1879
Berlin
Occupation
  • botanist
  • pteridologist
  • science writer
  • university teacher
  • writer
Employer
  • University of Jena
Member of
  • German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
Field of work
  • plant science
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