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CFP: 10th AHLiST International and Interdisciplinary Conference (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Nov 2020)

10th AHLiST International and Interdisciplinary Conference

Dates: November 19 to 21, 2020

Birds of a Feather: November 23 to 24, 2020

The AHLiST Conference will be hosted by 

Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

Linnaean Folklore in Aragonese Manuscript.

Dear Spain Scholars,

You may be interested to read that the source of Linnaeus' idea behind using the mythology about Andromeda and Perseus to name a plant genus has been found in a page of an Iberian Medieval manuscript, dating from 1444. The manuscript is written in Lusophone-Latin, which is very similar to Old Portuguese, Aragonese and Galician.