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Click to edit Master subtitle style 1/10/11 Linnaeus Classics 30 February 26, 2010 U.C. Davis John Rundin
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1/10/11 Linnaeus (1707-1778) Li-NEE-us or Li-NAY-us Alternate spelling: Linneus Birth Name: Carl Linnaeus
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1/10/11 An Exciting, Productive, and Adventurous Life Born in the Swedish countryside. From childhood he had been obsessed with plants. Attends Lund University, then Uppsala University Expedition to Lapland (1732) He goes to the Netherlands, where he gains fame for his botanical works.
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1/10/11 Biological Linnaeus is credited with establishing modern biological nomenclature. Nomenclature = “name calling” {nomin/nomen} = name u nominate u binomial (two-name as in binomial nomenclature, referring to a two word system of naming organisms (“Homo sapiens”)
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1/10/11 Biological Nomenclature Currently several international bodies regulate scientific names of organisms. The International Botanical Congress has produced
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This note was uploaded on 01/10/2011 for the course CLA CLA 30 taught by Professor Albu during the Winter '10 term at UC Davis.

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