Sentence Examples with the word joseph hooker

These distinctions led Sir Joseph Hooker to claim for the two divisions the rank of primary regions.

In respect to positive affinities, Sir Joseph Hooker pointed out some relations with the flora of tropical Africa as evidenced by the prevalence of such genera as Grewia and Impatiens, and the absence, common to both countries, of oaks and pines which abound in the Malayan archipelago.

Thus the characteristic assemblage of plants to which Sir Joseph Hooker has given the name Scandinavian is present in every latitude of the globe, and is the only one that is so (Trans.

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Andrew by Thomas Ball; of Generals Joseph Hooker and William F.