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Hermann Crüger


German pharmacist and botanist. Apothecary in Trinidad in the West Indies from 1841; government botanist and director of the botanic garden, Trinidad, from 1857. Collected plants in Jamaica, Trinidad, and Venezuela.


R. Desmond 1994

S[chlechtenda]l 1864.


Desmond, Ray. 1994. Dictionary of British and Irish botanists and horticulturists including plant collectors, flower painters and garden designers. New edition, revised with the assistance of Christine Ellwood. London: Taylor & Francis and the Natural History Museum. Bristol, Pa.: Taylor & Francis.

S[chlechtenda]l, [D. F. L.]. 1864. Personal-Nachrichten [Hermann Crüger]. Botanische Zeitung 22: 119–20.