The logo of the tercentenary is based on a picture that was painted by the leading botanical artist of his day, Georg Dilnys Ehret. The painting illustrates Class 10 of the sexual system.
The Linnaeus Celebration
Carl Linnaeus
International
Gardens
Tourism
Press
Exhibitions
Science & Research
Youth
School Activities
Public Education
Calendar
23/3/2007 -- 30/3/2007

Opening of SAIAB Collection Facility

Grahamstown, South Africa

The South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity (SAIAB) is the custodian of the National Fish Collection of South Africa, the world's largest collection of southern African Fishes, and Africa's largest fish collection. On 23 March we celebrate the opening of our new off-site accommodation for the National Fish Collection, the SAIAB Collection Facility, a state-of-the-art building for the preservation, curation and management of aquatic biodiversity specimens.

For more information: www.saiab.ru.ac.za or w.coetzer@ru.ac.za