All posts tagged with Linnaeus

Linnaeus and species fixism

7 minute read

I think many biologists have a pretty vague picture of why Linnaeus was important. To some, he probably seems banal -- how exciting could it be to make all ...

"Botanical pornography"

2 minute read

Not the work of Georgia O'Keefe, but of Carl Linnaeus according to this NY Times article observing the 300 years since his birth. The birthday was last week...