Johann Centurius Hoffmannsegg

Johann Centurius Hoffmannsegg

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Johann Centurius Hoffmann Graf von Hoffmannsegg (August 23, 1766 - December 13, 1849) was a German botanist, entomologist and ornithologist. Hoffmannsegg was born at Dresden and studied at Leipzig and Gottingen. He travelled through Europe acquiring vast collections of plants and animals. He visited Hungary, Austria and Italy in 1795-1796 and Portugal from 1797 to 1801. He sent his collections to Johann Karl Wilhelm Illiger, then in Brunswick, so that he could study them.show more

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  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 177g
  • Dict
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 613573623X
  • 9786135736236