Raffles Museum marks Linnaeus tercentenary

Raffles Museum News has begun a commemorating the 300th birthday of Swedish botanist, physician and zoologist, Carolus Linnaeus (1707 – 1778).

In a series called Linnaeus300, Raffles Museum News will feature 30 images of species described by Linnaeus himself, in the month around his birthday on 23rd May 2007 – one to mark each decade since his birth!

Each post also features information about Linnaeus or a link to news of celebrations in Sweden and around the world.

A symposium is also planned and news about that will be posted soon!

See Raffles Museum News.


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