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Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler

(1844—1930)


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(1844–1930)

A German taxonomist and biogeographer who helped to develop a system for classifying plant families and genera. In 1910 he began a collaboration with C. G. O. Drude to produce Die Vegetation der Erde. Engler was professor at the museum and botanical gardens in Berlin-Dahlem.

Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Ecology and Conservation.


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