Odoardo Beccari

Botanist, Author

1843 – 1920

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Who was Odoardo Beccari?

Odoardo Beccari was an Italian naturalist perhaps best known for discovering the titan arum, the plant with the largest unbranched inflorescence in the world, in Sumatra in 1878. This botanist is denoted by the author abbreviation Becc. when citing a botanical name.

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Born
Nov 16, 1843
Florence
Profession
Lived in
  • Florence
Died
Oct 25, 1920
Florence

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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