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The Linnaeus Celebration
Carl Linnaeus
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20/4/2007 -- 20/4/2007

Linking with Linneaus

Madrid, Spain, 20 April 2007

The Royal Botanic Garden in Madrid will host the 14 th meeting of the European Botanical and Horticultural Libraries Group, that dedicates the afternoon of April 20th to a special session on Linnaeus. Three projects will be launched under the common title Linking with Linnaeus: The Linnaeus Link Project, an international online web resource, the Linnaean Correspondence Project and the Linnaean Plant Name and Typification Project. The session will also include speeches on the Linnaean student Per Löfling, who visited Spain before continuing to Venezuela where he died. In cooperation with the Swedish Embassy in Madrid.

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