Coenraad Jacob Temminck and the Emergence of Systematics (1800–1850)

Coenraad Jacob Temminck and the Emergence of Systematics (1800–1850)

Author: Eulàlia Gassó Miracle

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9789004441491

Category: Science

Page: 342

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This volume investigates the development of systematics as a discipline through the lens of the life and work of the naturalist Coenraad Jacob Temminck (1778–1858), the first director of ’s Rijks Museum van Natuurlijke Historie (National Museum of Natural History) in Leiden, the Netherlands.