Jean Victoire Audouin

Jean Victoire Audouin

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jean Victoire Audouin (April 27, 1797 - November 9, 1841), sometimes Victor Audouin, was a French naturalist, an entomologist, ornithologist and malacologist. Audouin was born in Paris and studied medicine. In 1824 he was appointed assistant to Pierre Andr Latreille as Professor of Entomology at the Mus um National d'Histoire Naturelle, and succeeded him in 1833. In 1838 he became a member of the French Academy of Sciences. His principal work, Histoire des insectes nuisibles la vigne (1842), was completed after his death by Henri Milne-Edwards and mile Blanchard. His papers mostly appeared in the Annales des sciences naturelles, which, with Adolphe Theodore Brongniart and Jean-Baptiste Dumas, he founded in 1824, and in the proceedings of the Soci t entomologique de France, of which he was one of the founders in 1832.
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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 95g
  • DIC Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135692879
  • 9786135692877