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Biographies of Phasmatologists – 2. George Robert Gray

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2007
Journal:Phasmid Studies
Volume:15
Issue:1&2
Start Page:5
Pagination:5-9
Date Published:03/2007
ISSN:09660011
Keywords:Biography, G.R. Gray, Phasmatologist, Phasmida
Abstract:

George Robert Gray (1808-1872) was an English zoologist and author. His life and phasmid work is outlined. He described half the known species of phasmids at that time and is best known for his work on leaf insects and Australian phasmids. He also produced the first significant catalogue of world species.

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