Alfred Cogniaux

Flora Brasiliensis vol. 3 pt. 4 - Orchidaceae

Alfred Célestin Cogniaux (April 7, 1841 – April 15, 1916) was a Belgian botanist. Amongst other plants, the genus Neocogniauxia of orchids is named after him.

In 1916 his enormous private herbarium was acquired by the National Botanic Garden of Belgium.



  1. IPNI.  Cogn.

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