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us: Goeldi, Emílio Augusto, 1859-1917


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    • us: Göldi, Emil August, 1859-1917
    • us: Göldi, Emil A. (Emil August), 1859-1917
    • us: Göldi, Emílio Augusto, 1859-1917
    • us: Göldi, Emil August
    • us: Goeldi, Emil August, 1859-1917
    • us: Goeldi, Emil August
    • us: Goeldi, Emílio, 1859-1917
    • us: Goeldi, Emílio A., 1859-1917
    • us: Goeldi, Emilio A.
    • us: Goeldi, Emilio August, 1859-1917
    • us: Goeldi, Emilio August
    • us: Goeldi, E. A. (Emílio Augusto), 1859-1917
    • us: Göldi, E. A. (Emil August), 1859-1917
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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1859-08-28
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1917-07
    • Birth Place

        Switzerland
    • Death Place

        Bern (Switzerland)
    • Associated Locale

        Brazil
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    • found: His Album de aves amazônicas, 1981: t.p. (Emílio Goeldi) CIP entry (Goeldi, Emil August, 1859-1917) p. xxv (Dr Emílio A. Goeldi)
    • found: His Album de aves amazónicas, 1900-1906: t.p. (Emílio A. Goeldi)
    • found: His Die Vogelwelt des Amazonenstromes, 1900: t.p. (Emil A. Göldi)
    • found: Goeldi, Emílio Augusto, 1859-1917. Relatorio sobre a molestia do cafeeiro na provincia do Rio de Janeiro: cover (pelo DR. EMILIO AUGUSTO GÖLDI (1887); page 1 (Emílio Augusto Göldi; Emilio Augusto Goeldi) page 3 (Emílio Goeldi; died 10/7/1917)
    • found: OCLC, February 3, 2017 (hdgs.: Göldi, Emil August, 1859-1917; Göldi, Emil August; Goeldi, Emilio Augusto; Goeldi, Emilio Augusto, 1859-1917; Goeldi, Emilio August; Goeldi, Emilio A.; Goeldi, Emilio; Gœldi, Emil August; Goeldi, Emil August; Goeldi, E. A.)
    • found: Wikipedia, February 3, 2017 (Émil Goeldi; Émil August Goeldi (var. Göldi, var. Emílio Augusto Goeldi; August 28, 1859-July 5, 1917 in Bern; Swiss-Brazilian naturalist and zoologist; the father of Oswaldo Goeldi, a noted Brazilian engraver and illustrator; studied zoology in Jena, Germany; arrived in Rio de Janeiro in 1885; worked in National Museum; 1894-1905 at Museu Paraense de História Natural e Ethnography, renamed in his honor in 1902 as Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi; returned to Switzerland in 1905; died in Bern, in 1917, at the age of 58; primarily a zoologist; described many new Brazilian species of birds and mammals; some of the species which bear his name are: Goeldi's antbird (Myrmeciza goeldii), Goeldi's marmoset (Callimico goeldii); Goeldi's frog (Flectonotus goeldii); also recognized as an important early figure in public health and epidemiology in Brazil; extensive scientific research on the geography, geology, flora, fauna, archeology, ethnography and socio-economic conditions of the present day region of Amapá)
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    • 1983-03-07: new
    • 2017-02-07: revised
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