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Eichler

Eichler

Eichler, August Wilhelm, 1839-87, German botanist. He worked out the symmetry of the parts of a flower and developed a system of plant classification which, after later work on it by Adolf Engler, was widely adopted by European botanists. He wrote a syllabus of pharmaceutical botany.
Several people are named Eichler:

Eichler can also refer to:

  • Eichler system, an early system of plant taxonomy
  • an Eichler home, a primarily California-based style of midcentury architecture created by Joseph Eichler.

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