Carl Peter Thunberg

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Swedish naturalist

Why Is Carl Peter Thunberg Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Carl Peter Thunberg, also known as Karl Peter von Thunberg, Carl Pehr Thunberg, or Carl Per Thunberg , was a Swedish naturalist and an "apostle" of Carl Linnaeus. After studying under Linnaeus at Uppsala University, he spent seven years travelling in southern Africa and Asia, collecting and describing many plants and animals new to European science, and observing local cultures. He has been called "the father of South African botany", "pioneer of Occidental Medicine in Japan", and the "Japanese Linnaeus".

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What Are Carl Peter Thunberg's Academic Contributions?

Carl Peter Thunberg is most known for their academic work in the field of biology. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of philosophy and literature.

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