Alex.dre H.y G.l de Cassini. (Botaniste).Membre de l’Académie Royale des Sciences. Né à Paris le 9 Mai 1781.
Stipple. 215 x 152mm (8½ x 6").
Alexander Henri Gabriel de Cassini (1781-1832) the French botanist and naturalist who specialised in the sunflower family. He named many flowering plants and new genera in the sunflower family, many of them from North America.
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