Original Linnaean Dissertations

Respondent: Peter Petersson Bremer (1731–1765)

Title: Somnus Plantarum ...

Date of Defense: 10 December 1755

Paginations: [iii], [1], 5-22, 1 plate

Lidén Title: Somnus plantarum.

Soulsby Title: Somn. pl.

Drake Title: Somnus Plantarum.


Abstract: This account of the "sleep of plants," treating and classifying those flowering plants whose flowers opened or closed in relation to daylight or darkness, or the time of day, attracted great interest to the subject.

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