Authorised form of nameBreynius; Johannes Philippus (c 1680 - 1764)
Other forms of nameJohann Philipp
Breyn, Johann Philipp
Other forms of surnameBreyne
Datesc 1680 - 1764
Place of birthDanzig, Germany
Date of birthc 1680
Place of deathDanzig, Germany
Date of death1764
Research fieldBotany
Leyden. MD (1699)
Practised in Danzig
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election21/04/1703
RelationshipsSon of Jakob Breyne, Merchant and Botanist of Danzig
Bulloch's Roll; DBE; Hirsch
John H Appleby, 'The Royal Society and the Tartar Lamb' in NR 1997 vol 51 pp 23-34
Proposed by Sir Hans Sloane. Lamoine list 1992 indicates possible birth date of 1690. Danzig, Germany is now Gdansk, Poland
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA4327
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
CLP/10i/40Paper, 'Dissertatio botanico-medica de chrysanthomo bidente zeylanico, acmilla dicta' by Johannes Philippus Breynius[1701]
LBO/20/33Copy letter from Johannes Philippus Breynius29 November 1732
CLP/22ii/60Paper, Account of [Johannes Philippus] Breynius' physical dissertation of a new class of shell called 'Polythalamiis, nova Testaceorum classe' by Richard Middleton Massey1733
CLP/22ii/50Paper, Account of [Johannes Philippus] Breynius' 'Historia naturalis Cocci Radicum Tinctorii quod Polonicum vulgo audit' by Richard Middleton Masseynd
CLP/10ii/21Paper, 'Some corrections and amendments by J P Breynius concerning the generation of the insect called by him Coccus radicum in his natural history thereof printed in the year 1731' by J P [Johannes Philippus] Breynius[1733]
RBO/12/62'Dissertatiuncula de Agno vegetabili Scythico Borametz vulgo' by John Philip Breynius1725
RBO/12/79Account of the rarity of amber by John Philip Breynius1726
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