Thaddäus Haenke

Thaddäus Haenke

(1761-1816) Bohemian botanist. Member of the Malaspina Expedition which visited the Philippines, from March 4 to December 5, 1792.

14 April 1792

On 14 April I disembarked in Manila Bay even before the Descubierta, to which I had been assigned, had anchored. That same day I made

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