Carolus Linnaeus

Carolus Linnaeus
Carolus Linnaeus.

Couldn't let today's major anniversary pass unacknowledged:

Carolus Linnaeus (formerly Carl von Linné), born 300 years ago today.

We have a lot to thank Linnaeus for. After all, if there had been no Linnaeus, there would have been no Homo sapiens.

Happy birthday, C.L.

Writer and photographer Richard Carter, FCD is the founder of the Friends of Charles Darwin. He lives in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire.WebsiteFacebookTwitterNewsletterBooks
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