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
Science & Research
School Activities
Public Education
30/8/2007 -- 30/8/2007

What's in a Name

Dunedin, Otago, Nya Zeeland

The Otago Museum is going to put on a special display. The Otago University Library will put on a special exhibition of relevant books.

Dr Edward Duyker from Sydney, author of Nature´s Argonaut about Linnaeus´ Apostle Daniel Solander on the Endeavour, will speak on Solander. Dr Ted Nye will speak on Linnaeus. The Dunedin Botanic Garden is to arrange a Solander trail, covering significant species named by Solander and Banks.

The Otago Museum , the Otago University Library and the Dunedin Botanic Garden

Solander, Oil paintin by W.J.S. Brown, copy of an original by William Parry © KVA