William Roxburgh

Botanist, Academic

1751 – 1815

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Who was William Roxburgh?

William Roxburgh FRSE FRCPE FLS was a Scottish surgeon and botanist. He has been called the Father of Indian Botany.

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Born
Jun 29, 1751
Ayrshire
Also known as
  • 威廉·罗克斯堡
  • Роксбер, Уильям
Ethnicity
  • Scottish people
Nationality
  • Scotland
Profession
Education
  • University of Edinburgh
Lived in
  • Kolkata
Died
Apr 10, 1815
Edinburgh

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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