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The Nuttall Encyclopedia
De Candolle, Augustin Pyrame
An eminent botanist, born at Geneva, of Huguenot descent; studied in Paris; attracted the attention of Cuvier and Lamarck, whom he assisted in their researches; published his "Flore Française," in six vols.; became professor at Montpellier, and then at Geneva; is the historical successor of Jussieu; his great contribution to botanical science is connected with the classification of plants (1778-1841).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'De Candolle, Augustin Pyrame'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/d/de-candolle-augustin-pyrame.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.
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