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Thwaites, George Henry Kendricklocked

(1812–1882)
  • G. S. Boulger
  • , revised by Andrew Grout

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Thwaites, George Henry Kendrick (1812–1882), botanist and entomologist, was born at Bristol on 9 July 1812. Nothing is known of his childhood. He worked as an accountant, but devoted his leisure to entomology and the microscopical botany of cryptogams (flowerless plants). In 1839 he became ...

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