Oriol de Bolòs
Oriol de Bolòs i Capdevila (born 16 March 1924 in Olot; died 22 March 2007 in Barcelona) was a Spanish botanist, pteridologist, and phytosociologist. He was a specialist in the flora of Catalonia and ...
Pius Font i Quer
Pius Font i Quer (Lleida 1888 - Barcelona 1964) was a Catalan botanist, pharmacist and chemist.He spent his childhood in Manresa (where there's a public high school with his name). He got his doctorat...
José Antonio Pavón Jiménez
José Antonio Pavón Jiménez or José Antonio Pavón (April 22, 1754, Casatejada, Cáceres, Spain – 1840, Madrid) was a Spanish botanist known for researching the flora of Peru and Chile.During the r...
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Ibn al-Baitar
Ibn al-Bayṭār al-Mālaqī, Ḍiyāʾ Al-Dīn Abū Muḥammad ʿAbdllāh Ibn Aḥmad (or just Ibn al-Baytar, Arabic: ابن البيطار‎)  (1197–1248) was a pharmacist, botanist, physician and scientist. His...
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Benjamín Máximo Laguna y Villanueva
Benjamín Máximo Laguna y Villanueva (December 2, 1822 - January 3, 1902) was a Spanish botanist and entomologist.While the standard form of his name is "Laguna", he is sometimes referred to by both su...
List of taxa named by Ruiz and Pavón
Hipólito Ruiz López and José Antonio Pavón Jiménez are jointly cited as the authors of many botanical names. Between 1779 and 1788 these Spanish botanists (together with the French botanist Joseph Dom...
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Mariano Lagasca
Mariano la Gasca y Segura (1776–1839) was a Spanish botanist, writer and doctor. He was the director of Royal Botanical Garden of Madrid.
Mariano la Gasca y Segura was born in Zaragoza, in S...
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Eric Ragnor Sventenius
Eric (Ericus) Ragnor Sventenius (Erik Ragnar Svensson; also known simply as Eric (Erich, Enrico) Ragnor) (October 10, 1910—1973) was a Hispano-Swedish botanist.Born in the small town of Skirö, Vetland...
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Hipólito Ruiz López
Hipólito Ruiz López (August 8, 1754, Belorado, Burgos, Spain – 1816, Madrid), or Hipólito Ruiz, was a Spanish botanist known for researching the floras of Peru and Chile during an expedition und...
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Nicolás Monardes
Nicolás Bautista Monardes (1493 – 10 October 1588) was a Spanish physician and botanist.The genus Monarda was named for him.Monardes published several books of varying importance. In Diálogo lla...
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Juan Diego del Castillo
Juan Diego del Castillo (1744–1793) was a Spanish pharmacist and botanist who joined Vicente Cervantes in Mexico. Castillo wrote Plantas descritas en el viaje de Acapulco. He died in Mexico. ...
Carlos Pau y Español
Carlos Pau y Español (1857, Segorbe, Spain – 1937, Segorbe) was a Spanish botanist.
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Casimiro Gómez Ortega
Casimiro Gómez de Ortega (4 March 1741, Añover de Tajo, Spain – 30 August 1818, Madrid, Spain) was a Spanish physician, and botanist who was the First Professor of the Royal Botanical Garden of ...
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José Arechavaleta
José Arechavaleta (27 September 1838, Urioste, near Bilbao – 16 June 1912, Montevideo) was a Spanish-born pharmacist and naturalist, active in Uruguay.At the age of 18, he emigrated to Uruguay, where ...
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José Quer y Martínez
José Quer y Martínez (1695–1764), was a Spanish doctor and botanist. This botanist is denoted by the author abbreviation Quer when citing a botanical name.
Quer studied medicine and surgery in his...
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Francisco Noronha
Father Francisco Noronha (also spelled Francisco Noroña) (often incorrectly cited as Fernando do Noronha) (1748, Seville, Spain - January 12, 1788, Mauritius) was a Spanish physician and botanist who...
José Cuatrecasas
José Cuatrecasas (1903–1996) was a botanist. He was born on March 19, 1903 in Camprodon, Catalonia, Spain.His research focused on the high-elevation páramo and sub-páramo regions of the Andes Mountain...
Martín Sessé y Lacasta
Martín Sessé y Lacasta (1751 – October 4, 1808) was a Spanish botanist, who relocated to New Spain (now Mexico) during the 18th century to study and classify the flora of the territory.
Sess...
Emilio Guinea
Emilio Guinea López (13 May 1907 in Oleaveaga, Bilbao – 26 October 1985 in Madrid) was a Spanish botanist.He graduated in 1929, and was awarded his doctorate in 1932 in Natural Sciences in the "Centr...
Elena Paunero Ruiz
Elena Paunero Ruiz (born 21 September 1906 — 9 March 2009) was a Spanish botanist who specialised in agricultural botany. She worked for many years at the Real Jardín Botánico de Madrid (Royal B...
Luis Ceballos y Fernández de Córdoba
Luis Ceballos y Fernández de Córdoba (31 July 1896 in San Lorenzo de El Escorial – 26 September 1967) was a Spanish forest engineer and botanist. He was member of the Spanish Royal Academy of Sciences...
Vicente Cervantes
Vicente (Vincente) de Cervantes (1755 – 1829) was a notable Spanish and Mexican physician and botanist.
Don Vicente Cervantes was a contemporary of Martín Sessé y Lacasta and corresponded with Je...
Ignacio Jordán Claudio de Asso y del Río
Ignacio Jordán Claudio de Asso y del Río (June 4, 1742 – May 21, 1814) was a Spanish diplomat, naturalist, lawyer and historian. He sometimes used the pseudonym of Melchor de Azagra.Of noble birth, h...
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Francisco Manuel Blanco
Francisco Manuel Blanco (1778 – 1845) was a Spanish friar and botanist.
Born in Navianos de Alba, Castilla y León, Spain, Blanco was a member of the Augustinian order of friars. His first assignme...
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Andrés Laguna
Andrés Laguna de Segovia (1499–1559) was a Spanish humanist physician, pharmacologist, and botanist.
Laguna was born in Segovia, according to Diego de Colmenares and other historians, to a convert...
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José de Viera y Clavijo
José de Viera y Clavijo (December 28, 1731 – 1813), was a Spanish ecclesiastic, historian, botanist, ethnographer, and professor, best known for his exhaustive History of the Canary Islands (Historia ...
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Abu al-Abbas al-Nabati
Ahmad bin Muhammad bin Mufarraj bin Ani al-Khalil, better known as Abu al-Abbas al-Nabati, Ibn al-Rumiya or al-Ashshab, (Arabic: أبو العباس النباتي‎, Abu’l-ʿAbbās al-Nabātī)  (c. 1200) ...
Francisco de Paula Marín
Don Francisco de Paula Marín (1774–1837) was a Spaniard who became influential in the early Kingdom of Hawaii. Often called Manini, Marini or other variations, he became a confidant of Hawaiian King K...
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