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date: 23 February 2020

Welwitsch, Friedrich Martin Joseflocked

(1806–1872)
  • G. S. Boulger
  • , revised by Andrew Grout

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Welwitsch, Friedrich Martin Josef (1806–1872), botanist, was born at Maria-Saal, near Klagenfurt, Carinthia, Austria, on 5 February 1806, to a large family of a prosperous farmer and surveyor. While at school he was encouraged by his father in the study of botany, and when sent to the ...

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