Anders SPARRMAN

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Naturalist

SwedishBorn Anders SPARRMAN

Swedish naturalist, abolitionist and an apostle of Carl Linnaeus

Born on February 27, 1748 in Tensta, Uppsala , Sweden

Died on August 9, 1820 in Stockholm , Sweden

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Sparrman was the son of a clergyman. At the age of nine he enrolled at Uppsala University, beginning medical studies at fourteen and becoming one of the outstanding pupils of Linnaeus. In 1765 he went on a voyage to China as ship's doctor, returning two years later and describing the animals and plants he had encountered. On this voyage he met Carl Gustaf Ekeberg. ...   Sparrman was the son of a clergyman. At the age of nine he enrolled at Uppsala University, beginning medical studies at fourteen and becoming one of the outstanding pupils of Linnaeus. In 1765 he went on a voyage to China as ship's doctor, returning two years later and describing the animals and plants he had encountered. On this voyage he met Carl Gustaf Ekeberg.



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