Solander, Daniel Charles

January 2009
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
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Solander, Daniel Charles (1733-1782) was a Swedish naturalist who sailed on the first major European expedition to the south seas. During that voyage, Solander helped British botanist Joseph Banks collect and classify more than 1000 species of plants that had previously been unknown in Europe.


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