de Candolle, Augustin‐Pyramus

Abstract

1778–1841 Swiss botanist and plant geographer who established the foundations of modern biogeography.

Keywords: botany; classification; ecology; biogeography

Further Reading

Candolle AP (1804) Essai sur les propriétés médicales des plantes. Paris.

Candolle AP (1824–1873) Prodromus systematis naturalis regni vegetabilis. 17 vols. Paris: Masson.

Candolle AP (1827) Organographie végétable. 2 vols. Paris: chez Deferville.

Candolle AP (1862) Mémoires et souvenirs de Augustin‐Pyramus de Candolle... écrits par lui‐même et publiés par son fils, pp. xvi. 599. Genèva

Drouin JM (1991) L'ecologie et son Histoire. Paris: Flammarion.

Stevens PF (1984) Hauy and A. P. Candolle: Crystallography, botanical systematics and comparative morphology. Journal for the History of Biology 17: 49–82.

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Browne, Janet(May 2001) de Candolle, Augustin‐Pyramus. In: eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. http://www.els.net [doi: 10.1038/npg.els.0002406]