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Linnaeus and taxonomy in Japan

Nature volume 448, pages 139140 (12 July 2007) | Download Citation


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  1. This is an edited extract of a speech given by His Majesty The Emperor of Japan to the Linnaean Society of London on 29 May 2007. The full text of this speech ( will be published later this year by The Linnaean.

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