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  Systema Naturae - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The book Systema naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus differentiis, synonymis, locis ("system of nature, in three kingdoms of nature, with classes, orders, types and species, with differences of character, synonyms, places"), is by the Swedish systematist Carolus Linnaeus.
Today however we are aware that identifying all the species that exist is probably beyond the capabilities of humanity.
The number of species has become too large to be assembled in one book and besides which databases offer better storage capabilities.
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 Carl Linnaeus
Linnaeus continued to revise his Systema Naturae, which grew from a slim pamphlet to a multivolume work, as his concepts were modified and as more and more plant and animal specimens were sent to him from every corner of the globe.
As he wrote in the preface to a late edition of Systema Naturae: Creationis telluris est gloria Dei ex opere Naturae per Hominem solum -- The Earth's creation is the glory of God, as seen from the works of Nature by Man alone.
Although Linnaeus was not the first to use binomials, he was the first to use them consistently, and for this reason, Latin names that naturalists used before Linnaeus are not usually considered valid under the rules of nomenclature.
www.ucmp.berkeley.edu /history/linnaeus.html   (2236 words)

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Selecting the tenth edition of Systema Naturae as the starting point of scientific zoological nomenclature does not mean, however, that all previous work in systematic zoology was single-handed cancelled from the record.
In this respect, however, Systema Naturae represented a kind of bottleneck, where names originally expressed in a diversity of classic and modern languages underwent a common process of normalization to become members of a scientific nomenclature expressed in a Latin, or Latinized, form.
Systema Naturae per regna tria Naturae secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, diferentiis, synonymis, locis.
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 Sweden & Swedes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
With his Systema naturae, Linnaeus is considered perhaps the most important forerunner of Darwin and his theory of the origin of species.
He is primarily famous for his Systema naturae, a classification system for plants, animals and minerals.
His stringent standards of empirical evidence for all conclusions were also important in the general development of natural science research methods.
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This scarce edition of Houttuyn's famous work is only slightly based on Linnaeus' 'Systema naturae'.
His division of the plant kingdom is according to the system proposed by Linnaeus in the 12th edition of the 'Systema'.
The 13th edition of the "Systema Vegetabilium" is in fact the first one with this separate title.
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 Sanne Bjerg writer / Systema Naturae
“Systema Naturae” is the story of the swedish naturalist Carl von Linné (1707-78), who spend most of his life trying to recreate the lost paradise of his childhood garden as a herbarium, a botanical garden, and in endless studies of the system of nature.
Maybe the major reason Linné never succeeded in regaining his childhood paradise, was that he became a slave of classification.
In “Systema Naturae” we join Carl von Linné in the last hours of his life where he is trying to make sense of the entire scope of his life by sorting out and naming the major events of it.
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 Carl von Linné - Carolus Linnaeus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
There he first published his treatise "Systema naturae" using the latinized name "Linnaeus".
Linné is the founder of modern biological systematics and the uniformly binary nomenclature, according to which every organism has one genus- and one species-name.
In his "Systema naturae" of 1735, he developed a systematical classification of all plants within botanic.
www.panevolution.com /evolutionstheoretiker/linne_e.html   (377 words)

He got his medical degree in Holland and he got a job as a medical assistant where he wrote Systema Naturae and Genera Plantarum.
When he made Linnaeus the manager of this garden Linnaeus wrote Systema Naturae which means the system of nature, and Genera Plantarum which means species of plants.
When Linnaeus started writing Systema Naturae and Genera Plantarum, Linnaeus didn’t do what other scientists did before him, which was using large classes.
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Linnaeus is credited with the first, wide-spread use of the system of bionomial nomenclature, which dates from the 10th edition in 1758 of his Systema Naturae.
He used the name of Carolus Linnaeus in the Systema Naturae and other publications.
He became a knight and a noble in 1762 when King Adolf Frederik entitled him Carl von Linné., receiving the German noble mark "von" since there was no mark of nobility in the Swedish language.
www-museum.unl.edu /research/entomology/workers/CLinnaeus.htm   (156 words)

 Biological Nomenclature
Aristotle, the Greek philosopher who lived from 384 to 322 BCE, is often called the "father of biological classification." He recognized that organisms ranged from the relatively simple to much more complex.
He believed that all living organisms could be arranged on a scale of increasing complexity, which is referred to as the scala naturae or "scale of nature." Aristotle believed that each form along this ladder of life had an alloted rung, and that species did not change with time.
He used criteria such as: two-footed versus four-footed, hairy versus feathers, with or without an outer shell, etc. However, Aristotle did delineate the major groups of animals, like the mammals, fish, birds, whales, and insects.
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 Carl Linnaeus - Wikibooks
His systema naturae was a continuous work that ended up in multiple volumes as the concepts of classification were modified with the growing number of species of plants and animals.
Because of his religions beliefs, he believed that it was possible to find an understanding of God by looking at His creations.
In part of Systema Naturae, he explained how he thought that the divine order of the creations of God would possible be revealed by studying nature and its origins.
en.wikibooks.org /wiki/Linnaeus   (446 words)

 Linné on line - Systema Naturae - an epoch-making book
Title page from Systema Naturae, the second edition.
For instance, the humans were for the first time placed together with the monkeys.
An important step was when, in the 10th edition, he moved the whales from the fishes to the mammals.
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 351019-00. Gronovius to Linnaeus, 19 October 1735   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Perlegendo Systema Sexuale excerpsi in adjuncta charta quaedam genera quae vellem scire an et ubi sint descripta, et ubi ea vidisti, et cujus Regionis sint incolae.
Gronovius has sent a copy of the tables of the Systema naturae which have already been printed to John Russell, Duke of Bedford, in England.
Gronovius is very pleased with Linnaeus’s description of genera, which he considers indispensable for understanding the Systema naturae properly.
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 Eschmeyer References by Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Bloch, M. and Schneider, J. Blochii, Systema Ichthyologiae iconibus cx illustratum.
Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species; cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis.
Linnaeus, C., 1766 Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis.
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 TAB Event - Systema Naturae: The Specimen Speaks
In 1735, Linné wrote the Systema Naturae, and classified the natural world into three kingdoms, those of plants, animals, and minerals.
The museum was born to serve this purpose: the collection and classification of natural objects.
This exhibition attempts an actual view of the Systema Naturae through the specimen in our collection.
www.tokyoartbeat.com /event/2004/E68D   (191 words)

 The Reception of Linnæus's Works in Germany with Particular Reference to his Conflict with Siegesbeck
By introducing the binomial nomenclature in Systema naturae (1735), finally adopted in Species plantarum (1753), he created order in a period when there was great confusion in naming animals and plants.
[3] In Systema naturae Linnæus also gives a full account of his sexual system for the classification of plants, which was founded on the organs of reproduction, i.e., the stamens and pistils.
[19] Linnæus says himself in Systema naturae that he saw the eternal, omniscient and almighty God "on his back" and he was amazed.
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 Linnaeus, Carolus. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
In Systema naturae (1735) he presented his classification of plants, animals, and minerals, and in Genera plantarum (1737) he explained his system for classifying plants largely on the basis of the number of stamens and pistils in the flower.
Despite the artificiality of some of his premises, the Linnaean system has remained the basis of modern taxonomy.
Species plantarum (2 vol., 1753) described plants in terms of genera and species, and the 10th edition (1758) of Systema naturae applied this system to animals as well, classifying 4,400 species of animals and 7,700 species of plants.
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 Encyclopedia: Systema Naturae   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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Systema naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus differentiis, synonymis, locis ("system of nature, in three kingdoms of The book was published in Latin.
The first edition appeared in 1735; it went through 13 editions in Linnaeus' lifetime, growing from ten pages in 1735 to 3,000 pages in 1770.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Systema-Naturae   (189 words)

 The EXPEDITIONS Table   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
edition of Linnaeus' Systema Naturae (1758), shipborne scientific expeditions quickly became the major means of increasing European knowledge and holdings of non-European plants and animals.
Indeed, the past importance of shipborne scientific expeditions cannot be described today without reference to space travel, their contemporary analogues in terms of the technology used, and prestige accruing to the scientists involved.
Linnaeus, C. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae secundum Classes, Ordinus, Genera, Species cum Characteribus, Differentiis Synonymis, Locis.
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 LINNÉ, Carl von, 1707­1778
Systema Naturae: Sistens Regna tria Naturae, in Classes et Ordines Genera et Species Redacta Tabulisque Aeneis Illustrata.
The Poet Gray as a Naturalist, with Selections from his Notes on the Systema Naturæ of Linnæus and Facsimiles of some of his Drawings, Boston, C.
A Catalog of an Exhibition Commemorating the 250th Anniversary of the birth of Carolus Linnaeus, 1707-1957, and the 200th Anniversary of theIissue of the Systema Naturae, 10th edition, 1758-1958.
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 Diapherodes jamaicensis (Drury, 1773)
Gmelin, 1789, Systema Naturae, ed XIII, I: 2054.
Gray, 1835, Synopsis of the Phasmidae, p 38.
Mantis bispinosa Fabricius, 1775, Systema Entomologiae, p 274.
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 Systema naturae Suecica rediviva :: Education by Design Store   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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 Lumpers and Splitters   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
When Carl Linnaeus started classifying plants and animals in his taxonomic Systema Naturae, he inadvertently gave birth to two new groups of people: Lumpers and Splitters.
Lumpers are the sorts of people who look for similarities between things and group...
Lumpers are the sorts of people who look for similarities between things and gro...
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 Linnaeus | Carl | 1707-1778 | Swedish taxonomist
These botanists received his key taxonomical works rapturously, the Systema naturae (1735) and the Fundamenta botanica (1736).
He toiled to expand the latter for the rest of his career, even as he penned other monographs and continued to update his Systema naturae.
All the while, he served as court physician, inventoried economically useful plant life for Parliament, and critiqued noblemen's gardens, who finally ennobled the parson's son to Carl 'von Linné' for his doughty service.
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 History: Nested Hierarchies (2 of 2)
After making botanical expeditions through Lapland and central Sweden, Linnaeus became convinced that he could organize all of life into a single artificial system, one that would be his first step towards comprehending God’s design in nature.
In 1735 he published the first edition of his landmark work, Systema Naturae.
In it, he identified every species he knew of according to a standard nomenclature, a genus name followed by a species name.
evolution.berkeley.edu /evosite/history/nested2.shtml   (438 words)

 Prodromus in Systema Historicum Testaceorum by J.J.N.A. Spalowsky
D.C. This paper catalogues the publications of J.J.N.A. Spalowsky (1752-1797) and discusses the new species described in his conchological treatise, the Prodromus in Systema Historicum Testaceorum (1795).
Joachim Johann Nepomuk Anton Spalowsky (1752-17 May 1797) was a veritable polymath in the Austrian Empire of the late eighteenth century.
In addition to the Prodromus in Systema Historicum Testaceorum (1795) he authored works on such diverse topics as birds, mammals and even a disquisition on economics and numismatics, a further sign of his scholarly breadth.
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 Elements of Natural History, being an introduction to the Systema -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Elements of Natural History, being an introduction to the Systema -
Naturae of Linnaeus - 1801-1802 - 408 + 486 p - 12 pl - Nice copy in two vols.
They offer full satisfaction and normal prices - no markups, no hidden costs, no overcharged shipping costs.
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 Catalogue 36: Linnaeus 769 - 795
This is the separately issued botanical part of the 14th edition of the Systema Naturae fl.
775 Linnaeus, C. Systema Vegetabilium secundum classes, ordines, genera, species cum characteribus, diferentiis et synonymis.
778 Linnaeus, C. Systema vegetabilium secundum classes, ordines, genera, species cum characteribus et differentiis.
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 Le Trote di torrente o fario, Salmo trutta morpha fario pg. 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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Linnaeus, C., 1758 Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae secundum Classes, Ordinus, Genera, Species cum Characteribus, Differentiis Synonymis, Locis.
Nijssen, H. and S.J. de Groot, 1974 Catalogue of fish species of the Netherlands.
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