George Heinrich Adolf Scheele

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George Heinrich Adolf Scheele (1808–1864) was a German botanist and explorer. An important part of his botanical specimen collections are stored in the Herbarium of the California Academy of Sciences. He was an expert on spermatophytes[1] and the first person to classify Cucurbita texana.


  1. ^ "SCHEELE, George Heinrich Adolf". University of Coimbra Herbarium. Retrieved September 8, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Author Query for 'Scheele'". International Plant Names Index.