TITLE

Von Mueller, Baron Ferdinand

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Von Mueller, Baron Ferdinand (1825-1896) was a German-born Australian botanist who made extensive contributions to the knowledge of native Australian plants. He was the first government botanist of Victoria, Australia, and began a botanical collection that grew to become Australia's national herbarium.
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37309324

 

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