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Conrad Moench
CONRAD MOENCH (sometimes written KONRAD MöNCH; 15 August 1744 – 6 January 1805) was a German botanist , professor of botany at Marburg University from 1786 until his death. He wrote 'Methodus Plantas horti botanici et agri Marburgensis' in 1794, an arranged account of plants in the fields and gardens of Marburg. In 1802 he named the plant Gillenia trifoliata in a supplement to a local flora of the city of Marburg. He also named the plant genus Echinacea
Echinacea
(1794). The botanical genus Moenchia (family Caryophyllaceae
Caryophyllaceae
) is named in his honor. The standard botanical author abbreviation MOENCH is applied to plants he described
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Library Of Congress Control Number
The LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CONTROL NUMBER (LCCN) is a serially based system of numbering cataloging records in the Library of Congress in the United States. It has nothing to do with the contents of any book, and should not be confused with Library of Congress Classification . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Format * 3 See also * 4 References * 5 External links HISTORYThe LCCN numbering system has been in use since 1898, at which time the acronym LCCN originally stood for Library of Congress Card Number. It has also been called the Library of Congress Catalog Card Number, among other names. The Library of Congress prepared cards of bibliographic information for their library catalog and would sell duplicate sets of the cards to other libraries for use in their catalogs. This is known as centralized cataloging. Each set of cards was given a serial number to help identify it
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Caryophyllaceae
Many, see text CARYOPHYLLACEAE, commonly called the PINK FAMILY or CARNATION FAMILY, is a family of flowering plants . It is included in the dicotyledon order Caryophyllales
Caryophyllales
in the APG III system , alongside 33 other families, including Amaranthaceae
Amaranthaceae
, Cactaceae
Cactaceae
, and Polygonaceae
Polygonaceae
. It is a large family, with 81 genera and about 2,625 known species . This cosmopolitan family of mostly herbaceous plants is best represented in temperate climates, with a few species growing on tropical mountains. Some of the more commonly known members include pinks and carnations ( Dianthus
Dianthus
), and firepink and campions (Lychnis and Silene ). Many species are grown as ornamental plants , and some species are widespread weeds
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Kassel
KASSEL (German pronunciation: ( listen ); spelled CASSEL until 1928) is a city located on the Fulda River
Fulda River
in northern Hesse
Hesse
, Germany. It is the administrative seat of the Regierungsbezirk Kassel and the Kreis of the same name and has 200,507 inhabitants in December 2015. The former capital of the state of Hesse- Kassel
Kassel
has many palaces and parks, including the Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe , which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site . Kassel
Kassel
is also known for the documenta exhibitions of contemporary art
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International Standard Name Identifier
The INTERNATIONAL STANDARD NAME IDENTIFIER (ISNI) is an identifier for uniquely identifying the public identities of contributors to media content such as books, television programmes, and newspaper articles. Such an identifier consists of 16 digits. It can optionally be displayed as divided into four blocks. It was developed under the auspices of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) as Draft International Standard 27729; the valid standard was published on 15 March 2012. The ISO technical committee 46, subcommittee 9 ( TC 46/SC 9 ) is responsible for the development of the standard. ISNI can be used to disambiguate names that might otherwise be confused, and links the data about names that are collected and used in all sectors of the media industries
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Système Universitaire De Documentation
The SYSTèME UNIVERSITAIRE DE DOCUMENTATION or SUDOC is a system used by the libraries of French universities and higher education establishments to identify, track and manage the documents in their possession. The catalog, which contains more than 10 million references, allows students and researcher to search for bibliographical and location information in over 3,400 documentation centers
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Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * Special (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials
The Specials
, a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on The Blind Leading the Naked * "Special", a song on
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National Library Of The Czech Republic
6,919,075 total items 21,204 manuscripts c. 4,200 incunabula OTHER INFORMATION DIRECTOR Petr Kroupa WEBSITE www.nkp.czThe NATIONAL LIBRARY OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC (Czech : Národní knihovna České republiky) is the central library of the Czech Republic . It is directed by the Ministry of Culture . The library's main building is located in the historical Clementinum building in Prague, where approximately half of its books are kept. The other half of the collection is stored in the district of Hostivař . The National Library is the biggest library in the Czech Republic, in its funds there are around 6 million documents. The library has around 60,000 registered readers. As well as Czech texts, the library also stores older material from Turkey, Iran and India. The library also houses books for Charles University in Prague
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Botanist
BOTANY, also called PLANT SCIENCE(S), PLANT BIOLOGY or PHYTOLOGY, is the science of plant life and a branch of biology . A BOTANIST or PLANT SCIENTIST is a scientist who specialises in this field. The term "botany" comes from the Ancient Greek
Ancient Greek
word βοτάνη (botanē) meaning "pasture ", "grass", or "fodder "; βοτάνη is in turn derived from βόσκειν (boskein), "to feed" or "to graze". Traditionally, botany has also included the study of fungi and algae by mycologists and phycologists respectively, with the study of these three groups of organisms remaining within the sphere of interest of the International Botanical Congress
International Botanical Congress
. Nowadays, botanists (in the strict sense) study approximately 410,000 species of land plants of which some 391,000 species are vascular plants (including ca 369,000 species of flowering plants ), and ca 20,000 are bryophytes
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Marburg University
The PHILIPPS UNIVERSITY OF MARBURG (German : Philipps-Universität Marburg), was founded in 1527 by Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse
Hesse
(usually called the Magnanimous , although the updated meaning "haughty" is sometimes given) as one of Germany's oldest universities, dating back to a Protestant
Protestant
foundation. As a state university it no longer has any religious affiliation. It was the main university of the principality of Hesse
Hesse
and remains a public university of that state . It now has about 25,000 students and 7,500 employees, making Marburg
Marburg
, a town of 72,000 inhabitants, the proverbial "university town" (Universitätsstadt). Though most subjects are grouped, the University of Marburg
Marburg
is not a campus university in the broader sense. About 12% of the students are international, the highest percentage in Hesse
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Hanover
HANOVER or HANNOVER (/ˈhænoʊvər/ ; German : Hannover, pronounced ( listen )), on the River Leine , is the capital and largest city of the German state of Lower Saxony
Lower Saxony
(Niedersachsen), and was once by personal union the family seat of the Hanoverian Kings of the United Kingdom of Great Britain
Great Britain
and Ireland , under their title as the dukes of Brunswick-Lüneburg
Brunswick-Lüneburg
(later described as the Elector of Hanover
Hanover
). At the end of the Napoleonic Wars
Napoleonic Wars
, the Electorate was enlarged to become a Kingdom with Hanover
Hanover
as its capital. From 1868 to 1946 Hanover
Hanover
was the capital of the Prussian Province of Hanover
Hanover
and afterwards of the Hanover
Hanover
administrative region until that was abolished in 2005
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German Citizenship
GERMAN NATIONALITY LAW is the law governing the acquisition, transmission and loss of German citizenship. The law is based on a mixture of the principles of jus sanguinis and jus soli . In other words, one usually acquires German citizenship if a parent is a German citizen, irrespective of place of birth, or by birth in Germany
Germany
to parents with foreign nationality if certain requirements are fulfilled. Naturalisation is also possible for foreign nationals after six to eight years of legal residence in Germany. However, non-EU and non-Swiss citizens must usually renounce their old citizenship before being naturalised in Germany. Citizens of other EU countries and of Switzerland usually can keep their old citizenship. Some EU countries do not allow dual citizenship even with other EU countries
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German Nationality
GERMAN NATIONALITY LAW is the law governing the acquisition, transmission and loss of German citizenship. The law is based on a mixture of the principles of jus sanguinis and jus soli . In other words, one usually acquires German citizenship if a parent is a German citizen, irrespective of place of birth, or by birth in Germany
Germany
to parents with foreign nationality if certain requirements are fulfilled. Naturalisation is also possible for foreign nationals after six to eight years of legal residence in Germany. However, non-EU and non-Swiss citizens must usually renounce their old citizenship before being naturalised in Germany. Citizens of other EU countries and of Switzerland usually can keep their old citizenship. Some EU countries do not allow dual citizenship even with other EU countries
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Marburg
MARBURG is a university town in the German federal state (Bundesland) of Hesse
Hesse
, capital of the Marburg-Biedenkopf district (Landkreis). The town area spreads along the valley of the river Lahn
Lahn
and has a population of approximately 72,000. Having been awarded town privileges in 1222, Marburg
Marburg
served as capital of the landgraviate of Hessen-Marburg during periods of the fifteenth to seventeenth centuries. The University of Marburg
University of Marburg
was founded in 1527 and dominates the public life in the town to this day. CONTENTS* 1 History * 1.1 Founding and early history * 1.2 St
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