Carl von Linne

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Swedish botanist who proposed the modern system of biological nomenclature (1707-1778)

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Carl Linnaeus, or Carl von Linne as he is known in Scandinavia, has made an indelible mark on natural history for two reasons.
Carl von Linne, better known as Linnaeus, is the one to thank/ blame for the binomial Latin names of plants and animals.
Este ano se celebra el tercer centenario del nacimiento de Carlos Linneo, tambien conocido como Carl von Linne o Carolas Linnaesus.
The so-called "classical" definition, used by Swedish botanist Carl von Linne (1707-78) and others, defined species as "a group of organisms in which individuals are members of the species if they sufficiently conform to certain fixed properties".