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Carl Linnaeus (L.) was a Swedish botanist, physician, and zoologist who lived in the 18th century. He is considered the father of modern taxonomy, the science of classifying and naming organisms.
In botanical author citations, Carl Linnaeus is typically referred to as "L.".
This is in accordance with the International Code of Nomenclature (ICN) for algae, fungi, and plants, which states that the author citation for plants described by Linnaeus should be given as "L.".
This is done as a way to honor Linnaeus to acknowledge his significant contributions to the field of botany.
So, if you see a plant name with "L." after it, it means that this plant was described by Linnaeus.

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