Authorised form of nameBreynius; Johannes Philippus (c 1680 - 1764)
Other forms of nameBreyne, Johann Philipp
Breyn, Johann Philipp
ForenamesJohannes Philippus
Datesc 1680 - 1764
Dates and placesBirth:
Danzig, Germany (c 1680)
Danzig, Germany (1764)
Research Field:
Leyden. MD (1699)
Practised in Danzig
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
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
RBO/12/79Account of the rarity of amber by John Philip Breynius1726
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]
LBO/20/33Copy letter from Johannes Philippus Breynius29 November 1732
CLP/22ii/50Paper, Account of [Johannes Philippus] Breynius' 'Historia naturalis Cocci Radicum Tinctorii quod Polonicum vulgo audit' by Richard Middleton Masseynd
RBO/12/62'Dissertatiuncula de Agno vegetabili Scythico Borametz vulgo' by John Philip Breynius1725
CLP/10i/40Paper, 'Dissertatio botanico-medica de chrysanthomo bidente zeylanico, acmilla dicta' by Johannes Philippus Breynius[1701]
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
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