Heinrich Zollinger

1818 - 1859

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Heinrich Zollinger (March 22, 1818 – May 19, 1859) was a Swiss botanist. Zollinger was born in Feuerthalen, Switzerland. From 1837-1838 he studied botany at the University of Geneva under Augustin and Alphonse Pyramus de Candolle, but had to interrupt his studies due to financial problems. In 1842 he moved to Java, working in a botanical garden, and on small government-financed scientific expeditions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinrich Zollinger has received more than 10,611 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Heinrich Zollinger is the 545th most popular biologist, the 349th most popular biography from Switzerland and the 20th most popular Swiss Biologist.

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Among biologists, Heinrich Zollinger ranks 545 out of 844Before him are Eduard August von Regel, Jean Cabanis, Gustav Radde, Michael Sars, Élie-Abel Carrière, and Johann Jakob Bernhardi. After him are Philip Henry Gosse, Franz Meyen, Asa Gray, Johann Julius Walbaum, Joseph Banks Rhine, and Anna Russell.

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Among people born in 1818, Heinrich Zollinger ranks 62Before him are Aasmund Olavsson Vinje, Amelia Bloomer, Şihabetdin Märcani, Theodor Kullak, Heinrich Kiepert, and Élie-Abel Carrière. After him are Louis Buffet, Thomas Francis Wade, Tassilo von Heydebrand und der Lasa, Angelica Singleton Van Buren, Mikhail Katkov, and Benjamin Butler. Among people deceased in 1859, Heinrich Zollinger ranks 42Before him are William Cranch Bond, Alfred Vail, Walter Hunt, Joseph Ludwig Raabe, Thomas Horsfield, and José de Madrazo y Agudo. After him are Thaddeus Bulgarin, José Miguel de Velasco Franco, Thomas Nuttall, Mirabeau B. Lamar, Horace Mann, and Leigh Hunt.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Heinrich Zollinger ranks 349 out of 749Before him are Aurèle Nicolet (1926), Guy Parmelin (1959), Christian Gross (1954), Constant Fornerod (1819), Hector Hodler (1887), and Walter Thurnherr (1963). After him are Jacques-Louis Soret (1827), Charles Antenen (1929), Karl Schenk (1823), Pierre Tirard (1827), Tariq Ramadan (1962), and Samuel Schmid (1947).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Switzerland

Among biologists born in Switzerland, Heinrich Zollinger ranks 20Before him are Johann Jakob Scheuchzer (1672), Abraham Trembley (1710), Jakob Friedrich Ehrhart (1742), Oswald Heer (1809), Alfred Newton (1829), and John Isaac Briquet (1870). After him are Johannes Müller Argoviensis (1828), Casimir de Candolle (1836), Alexander Agassiz (1835), Émil Goeldi (1859), Johann Amman (1707), and Carl Meissner (1800).