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Linnaean

also

Linnean

(lĭ-nē′ən)
adj.
Of or relating to Carl Linnaeus or to the system of taxonomic classification and binomial nomenclature that he originated.

Linnaean

Pertaining to the system of taxonomic classification and the binomial nomenclature widely used in medicine, in which the name of the genus (generic name) is followed by the name of the species (specific name). Examples are Staphylococcus aureus and Fasciola hepatica. (Carolus Linnaeus, or Carl von Linne, 1707–78, Swedish biologist)
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Thanks to Linnaeus's connections with the Swedish East India Company, his apostles explored the world and spread Linnaean taxonomy.
Subsequent research has identified many problems in providing an answer; the correspondence between divergence time and taxonomic level within the Linnaean hierarchy has been shown to be variable between taxa, between traits, and among molecular markers (Holt & Jonsson 2014, Kraichak et al.
Erasmus Darwin versifies the Linnaean system of botany in "The Loves of the Plants" (1789), the second part of his long scientific poem, The Botanic Garden, capitalizing on the system's concern with sexuality that excited frequent comparison between plants and humans, generating potential for sensationalism that generally attracted rather than deterred interest.
Judges, lawyers, and legal academics should instead work constructively toward creating a taxonomy of transnational judicial engagement--the comparative and international law equivalent of the Linnaean system of binomial nomenclature.
Linnaean botany influenced poets of the late eighteenth century, including both Charlotte Smith and Erasmus Darwin, whose verses aim to transmit the active experience and knowledge of botany through natural description.
Ross Clark's contribution on POc bird names in Chapter 6 follows the Linnaean classification system used to structure the book, although in Oceanic languages non-aquatic creatures are often classed with birds using a form of the term 'manu'.
The students also learned from the visit of Linnaean Society of London that was a great inspiration to see excellent work of work of in Pamela Laboratory of UCL and questioned about current research going on different issues, they have also discussed their personal projects with Prof Luiza Campos and Dr Zaheer in UCL.
An adherent of the botanical classification system of Carl Linnaeus, whose taxonomy was based upon reproductive organs and thus was too lurid, in British opinion, for the gentle feminine pastime of gardening, Darwin translated the Linnaean Systema Vegetabilium from Latin, publishing A System of Vegetables in 1783.
Sets of these drawings were distributed among various institutions such as the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew and Edinburgh, and the British Library, Natural History Museum and Linnaean Society in London.
This beautiful, bygone species is known as the passenger pigeon, and to the overcompensating Linnaean Latin science lovers it is Ectcrpistes migratorius.
She describes debates about taxonomy and morphology in England and Europe between 1750 and 150, especially discussions about the adequacy of the Linnaean system and nomenclature, debates about the species category, the development of the Natural System, and evolutionary possibilities formulated by Charles Darwin, then considers the public and private reception of botany in the era through letters, parodies, and periodicals circulated among Quaker botanists, their prominence in illustrated print culture, and the poetic botany of Erasmus Darwin's "Loves of the Plants.