Michael Joseph François Scheidweiler botany professor taxonomist

Michael Joseph François Scheidweiler

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Michael Joseph François Scheidweiler is a 62 years old botany professor taxonomist Michael Joseph François Scheidweiler was born on January 01, 1799 (died on January 01, 1861, he was 62 years old) in .

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Michael Joseph François Scheidweiler was a German-born professor of botany and taxonomist whose main area of interest was the Cactaceae. From a collection by Henri Guillaume Galeotti he first described Ariocarpus retusus type species of the genus in 1838 in Brussels. He initially worked as a pharmacist and industrial chemist in Siegburg Cologne and Aachen. In 1830 he settled in Belgium first in Liege later in Brussels.
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Is Michael Joseph François Scheidweiler still alive?

No, he died on 01/01/1861, 160 years ago. He was 62 years old when he died.

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