José Celestino Mutis


Quick Info

Born
6 April 1732
Cádiz, Spain
Died
11 September 1808
Bogota, Colombia

Summary
José Celestino Mutis was a Spanish scientist who organised and directed the Royal Botanical Expedition of the New Kingdom of Granada, one of the most important scientific expeditions of the eighteenth century.

Biography

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