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Wood is considered a mineral.

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Taxonomy II

Carolus Linnaeus, the “father of taxonomy,” developed a uniform system for naming plants and animals to ensure that each species has…

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de Vries, Hugo

[person] Dutch botanist and geneticist, born in Haarlem, Holland (1848-1935). He is known for "rediscovering" Gregor Mendel's 1850s laws of heredity in…

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