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Botanist , museum staff member

Maarten Christenhusz, museum staff member, botanist. Fellow: Linnean Society London.

Background

Christenhusz, Maarten was born on April 27, 1976 in Enschede, Netherlands. Son of Benno Christenhusz and Gerdi Leussink.

Education

Master of Science, Utrecht University, Netherlands, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy, University Turku, Finland, 2007.

Career

Researcher, department biology University Turku, 2002—2007. Research assistant flora mesoamericana, department Botany Natural History Museum, London, since 2008. Science collection manager Finnish Museum Natural History, Botanical Garden & Herbarium, Helsinki, Finland, since 2010.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers.

Membership

Fellow: Linnean Society London.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, photography.

Connections

father:
Benno Christenhusz

mother:
Gerdi Leussink