Carl Fredrik Nyman, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Carl Fredrik Nyman

Swedish botanist and conservator (1820–1893)

Date of Birth: 31-Aug-1820

Place of Birth: Storkyrkoförsamlingen, Sweden

Date of Death: 26-Apr-1893

Profession: conservator, botanist

Nationality: Sweden

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

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About Carl Fredrik Nyman

  • Carl Fredrik Nyman (31 August 1820 – 26 April 1893) was a Swedish botanist born in Stockholm. Nyman was a curator at the Swedish Museum of Natural History in Stockholm (1855–1889).
  • With Heinrich Wilhelm Schott (1794–1865) and Theodor Kotschy (1813–1866), he was editor of Analecta Botanica (1854).
  • Among his publications are the following: The plant genus Nymania (synonym Phyllanthus) was named in his honor by Karl Moritz Schumann.
  • In 1891 Otto Kuntze named the genus Nymanina after him.

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