Bicentenary Medal of the Linnean Society

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The Bicentenary Medal is a scientific award given by the Linnean Society. It is awarded annually in recognition of work done by a biologist under the age of 40 years. The medal was first awarded in 1978 on the 200th anniversary of the death of Carolus Linnaeus. [1][2]


Source (1990 to present): Linnean Society[3]


  1. ^ "The Bicentenary Medal". Linnean Society. Retrieved 8 September 2016. 
  2. ^ Gage A.T. and Stearn W.T. (1988) A Bicentenary History of the Linnean Society of London, Linnean Society of London, pp. 165-174
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