Aristotle did make progress beyond earlier philosophers, just as Darwin advanced beyond Linnaeus and Cuvier.
Linnaeus and Cuvier have been my two gods, though in very different ways, but they were mere school-boys to old Aristotle.
Kalm was a student of Linnaeus and the great botanist perpetuated his memory by naming our beautiful mountain laurel, Kalmia.
We must remember, of course, that Linnaeus died as long ago as 1778.
The leaf, however, corresponded with the description given of the true cinnamon by Linnaeus.
Linnaeus was the greatest systematist in the history of botany.
Pycnoscelus surinamensis Linnaeus (Orthoptera); on its nymphs and the damage it does to rose bushes.
Marvell died in 1678; Linnaeus died just a hundred years later.
The descriptive language of botany, as employed by Linnaeus, still stands as a model for all other subjects.
There are seventeen species, which form the genus Otis of Linnaeus.
Linnaeus Lin·nae·us (lĭ-nē'əs, -nā'-), Carolus. Known as “Karl Linné.”. 1707-1778.
Swedish botanist and founder of the modern binomial classification system for plants and animals.