Eugène Jacob de Cordemoy

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Eugène Jacob de Cordemoy
Born (1835-07-13)13 July 1835
Saint-André, Réunion, France
Died 25 April 1911(1911-04-25) (aged 75)
Hellbourg, Salazie, Reunion
Residence  France
Nationality  France
Fields Botanist
Known for Classification of orchids
Author abbrev. (botany) Cordem.

Eugène Jacob de Cordemoy was a French physician and botanist[1] born 1835 in Saint-André, Réunion[2] who died on 25 April 1911 in Hellbourg, Salazie, Réunion.

He had a particular interest in orchids, continuing the work of Charles Frappier. He is the author of Flore de l'île de la Réunion (English: Flora of the island of Réunion) published in 1895. He also studied birds.[3]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Rapport sur la maladie de la canne à sucre; lu à la Chambre d'agriculture à sa session de juin 1868, Saint-Denis; G. Lahuppe, 1868.
  • Rapport de la commission chargée d'étudier la catastrophe du Grand-Sablé, à Salazie, (Rapporteur : Dr Jacob de Cordemoy) Saint-Denis (Réunion) : impr. de G. Lahuppe, 1876.
  • Flore de l'Île de la Réunion. Fascicule I, Cryptogames vasculaires, (fougeres, lycopodes, sélaginelles), Saint-Denis, Réunion : Typographie de la Vérité, 1891.
  • Flore de l'île de la Réunion (phanérogames, cryptogames, vasculaires, muscinées) avec l'indication des propriétés économiques & industrielles des plantes, Paris, P. Klinsksieck, 1895.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anthony Cheke; Julian P. Hume (30 June 2010). Lost Land of the Dodo: The Ecological History of Mauritius, Réunion and Rodrigues. Bloomsbury Publishing. pp. 140–. ISBN 978-1-4081-3305-7. 
  2. ^ Genealogy Jacob de Cordemoy
  3. ^ Julian P. Hume; Michael Walters (19 March 2012). Extinct Birds. Bloomsbury Publishing. pp. 272–. ISBN 978-1-4081-5862-3. 
  4. ^ WorldCat Search published works
  5. ^ Umberto Quattrocchi (3 May 2012). CRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants: Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set). CRC Press. pp. 3505–. ISBN 978-1-4822-5064-0. 
  6. ^ "Author Query for 'Cordem.'". International Plant Names Index.