Person Details: W. J. Burchell
Person:

W. J. Burchell ( William J. Burchell)
Dates:

1781–1863
Specialities:

Bryophytes; Pteridophytes; Spermatophytes; Orchidaceae
Roles:

Author, Collector
Details:

England, Brazil, South Africa, St. Helena
Notes:

Author Notes: Baccharis refracta Burchell ex Baker
Author Notes: Herbarium and types: K, algae at BM; duplicates widely distributed
Author Notes: St. Helena collection
Collector Notes: B, CN, E, FL, G-DC, GH, GRA, K (orig.), L, LE, M, MO, NH, NY, P-JU, PRE, S, SAM, US, W (Orch.); in Brazil 1825-1830; Catalogus Geographicus Plantaru Brasiliae Tropicae sometimes on label
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