William Curtis

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William Curtis
Altri nomi Curtis
Descrizione botanico, entomologo, briologo e micologo dell'Inghilterra
Data di nascita/morte 11 gennaio 1746 7 luglio 1799
Luogo di nascita/morte Alton Kensington e Chelsea
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English: William Curtis, 1746 - 1799) was an English botanist who was born at Alton, Hampshire. Curtis was demonstrator of plants and Praefectus Horti at the Chelsea Physic Garden from 1771 to 1777. He published The Botanical Magazine and Flora Londinensis (pioneering work in that it devoted itself to urban nature) ...

(adapted from the english wikipedia.)

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The Botanical Magazine, renamed Curtis’s botanical magazine; or flower garden displayed. (1787 - present)
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Flora Londinensis 6 volumes, 1777-1798)
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Instructions for collecting and preserving insects (1771)