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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L4105 • Petter Jonas Bergius to Carl Linnaeus, 29 September 1768 n.s.
Dated 29 Sept. 1768. Sent from Stockholm (Sweden) to Uppsala (Sweden). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Petter Jonas BergiusBergius, Petter Jonas
(1730-1790). Swedish. Physician and
botanist. Professor of natural history
and pharmacy at Collegium Medicum,
Stockholm. Linnaeusís student.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
has decided to follow Linnaeusís suggestion to name a new genus Littorella instead of his own proposal of Littoris. Bergius is satisfied to learn that the Master accepts his innocent and simple trials in botany.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. contemporary copy (KVA, Bergius, X, 697).

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1909), vol. I:3, p. 148   p.148.