Pehr Adrian GaddGadd, Pehr Adrian (1727-1797).
Swedish. Professor of chemistry at
Åbo. Correspondent of Linnaeus. follows up his previous letterLetter L1300 to Linnaeus by sending the insects he promised. Gadd remarks that he himself had described some, whereas others do not appear to have been included in the Fauna SvecicaLinnaeus, Carl Fauna Svecica
sistens animalia Sveciae regni:
quadrupedia, aves, amphibia, pisces,
insecta, vermes, distributa per classes
& ordines, genera & species. Cum
differentiis specierum, synonymis
autorum, nominibus incolarum, locis
insectorum (Stockholm, 1746).
Soulsby no. 1151. . Gaddís cousin, Johan Johansson HaartmanHaartman, Johan Johansson
(1725-1787). Swedish. Professor of
medicine at Åbo. Linnaeusís
student. Accompanied Carl Gustaf Tessin
on his journey through Sweden and
arranged Tessinís collection of
minerals. He also translated Systema
naturae into Swedish. Son of Johan
Haartman. Correspondent of Linnaeus. , has also been told about the habitats for them all.
a. original holograph (LS, IV, 342-343).