Gustav Hegi, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Gustav Hegi

Swiss botanist (1876–1932)

Date of Birth: 13-Nov-1876

Place of Birth: Rickenbach, canton of Zürich, Switzerland

Date of Death: 23-Apr-1932

Profession: university teacher, botanist

Nationality: Switzerland

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

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About Gustav Hegi

  • Gustav Hegi (13 November 1876 in Rickenbach, Canton of Zürich - 23 April 1932 in Goldbach, Canton of Zürich) was a Swiss botanist.
  • His name is particularly associated with editing the multi-volume work Illustrierte Flora von Mittel-Europa (Illustrated Flora of Central Europe), which is one of the most comprehensive floras in the World.
  • It contains extensive morphological, ecological and phytogeographical of all plant species occurring in Central Europe.

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