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Understanding the quality of research in Bartram’s Travels Stephen Patton
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William Bartram Carolus Linnaeus, Father of modern taxonomy North Florida Wilderness
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Background on Travels Bartram’s patron, John Fothergill About the Research Bartram was to catalogue botanical information on the New World Took Bartram longer than expected 50 pounds a year Bartram needed the money after failed ventures on his own.
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Unformatted text preview: • Among the first to do research in SE America Taxonomy • Linnaean binomial nomenclature became standard • Standardized methods of systematic organization of related species, primarily on phenotype • Mix between naming for the sport of naming and naming based on relation to other species Sphenostigma coelestinum, as would have been seen by Bartram Further Development...
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This note was uploaded on 01/31/2012 for the course ENGL 1050H taught by Professor Adkins during the Fall '07 term at UGA.

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