Author

William Jackson Hooker

English systematic botanist and botanical illustrator

1785   -   1865

country of citizenship: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
language of expression: English
educated at: University of Glasgow
occupation: botanist, university teacher, illustrator, pteridologist, botanical illustrator
award received: Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

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Sir William Jackson Hooker (6 July 1785 – 12 August 1865) was an English systematic botanist and organiser, and botanical illustrator. He held the post of Regius Professor of Botany at Glasgow University, and was Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. He enjoyed the friendship and support of Sir Joseph Banks for his exploring, collecting and organising work. His son, Joseph Dalton Hooker, succeeded him to the Directorship of Kew Gardens.
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works

6

Genera Filicum

book by William Hooker

author: William Jackson Hooker
illustrator: Franz Bauer

1842

Companion to the Botanical Magazine

book by William Jackson Hooker

author: William Jackson Hooker

Flora Boreali-Americana

book by William Jackson Hooker

author: William Jackson Hooker

Niger Flora

book by William Jackson Hooker

author: William Jackson Hooker

A Second Century of Ferns

book on botanical systematics

author: William Jackson Hooker

articles

1

Leuchtenbergia principis. Noble Leuchtenbergia ( 1848 )

wissenschaftlicher Artikel von William Jackson Hooker

author: William Jackson Hooker

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