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Baron Ferdinand von Mueller

Presidential portrait of Baron Ferdinand von Mueller, Royal Society of Victoria, Australia
Born 30 June 1825
Rostock, Germany
Died 10 October 1896 (aged 71)
Melbourne, Australia
Citizenship Naturalised British Subject in South Australia and Victoria
Nationality German-Australian
Fields botany, medicine, geography
Notable awards Clarke Medal (1883)
Royal Medal (1888)
Author abbrev. (botany) F.Muell.

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Sir Ferdinand von Mueller
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Ferdinand von Mueller
Born 30 June 1825
Rostock, Germany
Died 10 October 1896 (aged 71)
Melbourne, Australia
Citizenship Naturalised British Subject in South Australia and Victoria
Nationality German-Australian
Fields botany, medicine, geography
Notable awards Clarke Medal (1883)
Royal Medal (1888)
Author abbrev. (botany) F.Muell.

Baron Sir Ferdinand Jacob Heinrich von Mueller, KCMG (German: Müller) (30 June 1825 – 10 October 1896) was a German-Australian physician, geographer, and most notably, a botanist. He was appointed government botanist for the then colony of Victoria by Governor Charles La Trobe in 1853, and later director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne. He also founded the National Herbarium of Victoria. He named many Australian plants.

This image is of Australian origin and is now in the public domain because its term of copyright has expired. According to the Australian Copyright Council (ACC), ACC Information Sheet G023v17 (Duration of copyright) (August 2014)
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