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Thomas Potts James (1803–1882) was an American botanist and bryologist. [1] He made important contributions to the study of bryophytes (mosses, liverworts, and hornworts). [1] He wrote the section on mosses and liverworts in William Darlington's Flora Cestrica (1853). [1]

William Darlington American politician

William Darlington, was an American physician, botanist, and member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

The standard author abbreviation James is used to indicate this person as the author when citing a botanical name. [2]


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