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Darwin Correspondence Project

Henry Potonié


German botanist and palaeontologist. Studied botany in Berlin, 1878–81. Assistant in the Berlin Botanic Garden and Museum, 1880. Palaeobotanist with the Prussian Geological Survey, 1885. Professor of palaeobotany at the School of Mines, 1891. Published on the flora of Germany and on palaeobotany.


Barnhart comp. 1965

Nature, 27 November 1913, p. 380

Sarjeant 1980–96


Sarjeant, William A. S. 1980–96. Geologists and the history of geology: an international bibliography. 10 vols. including supplements. London: Macmillan. Malabar, Fla.: Robert E. Krieger Publishing.