Carl Linnaeus Quotes

Carl Linnaeus Quotes: It is the genus that gives the characters, and not the characters that make the genus.
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Carl Linnaeus Quote: I demand of you, and of the whole world, that you show me a generic character... by which to distinguish between Man and Ape. I myself most assuredly know of none.
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Quotes about Carl Linnaeus: Fragments of the natural method must be sought with the greatest care. This is the first and last desideratum among botanists.Nature makes no jumps.[Natura non facit saltus]All taxa show relationships on all sides like the countries on a map of the world.
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Quote about Carl Linnaeus: The species and the genus are always the work of nature [i.e. specially created]; the variety mostly that of circumstance; the class and the order are the work of nature and art.
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