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Günther, Albert C. L. G. (Albert Carl Ludwig Gotthilf), 1830-1914


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    • Günther, A. C. L. G., 1830-1914
    • Günther, Albert, 1830-1914
    • Günther, Albert Carl Ludwig Gotthilf, 1830-1914
    • Günther, Albert Charles Lewis Gotthilf, 1830-1914
    • Günther, Albert Charles Ludwig Gotthilf, 1830-1914
    • Günther, Albert Karl Ludwig Gotthilf, 1830-1914
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1830-10-03
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1914-02-01
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) British Museum (Natural History)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Zoological Society of London
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Linnaean Society of London
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Royal Society (Great Britain)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Universität Tübingen
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Esslingen am Neckar (Germany)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Kew (London, England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Germany
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Günther, Albert Carl Ludwig Gotthilf, 1830-1914
  • Sources

    • found: LCCN 66-9216: Garrett, A. Andrew Garrett's Fische der Südsee, 1966(hdg.: Günther, Albert Carl Ludwig Gotthilf, 1830-1914; usage: Albert Günther)
    • found: LC data base, 6-19-85(hdg.: Günther, Albert Carl Ludwig Gotthilf, 1830-1914; usage: Albert C.L.G. Günther)
    • found: Wikipedia, June 6, 2019(Albert Günther; Albert Karl Ludwig Gotthilf Günther, FRS, also Albert Charles Lewis Gotthilf Günther; born 3 October 1830, Esslingen, Germany; died 1 February 1914, Kew; German-born British zoologist, ichthyologist, and herpetologist; ranked the second-most productive reptile taxonomist (after George Albert Boulenger), with more than 340 reptile species described; M.D. 1858, University of Tübingen, the same year he published a handbook of zoology for students of medicine; offered work at the British Museum in 1857, beginning with classifying 2000 snake specimens; appointed Keeper of Zoology at the Natural History Museum, a position he held until 1895; elected a fellow of the Royal Society in 1867; served on the council of the Zoological Society 1868-1905; elected a fellow of the Linnaean Society in 1877; became a naturalised British citizen in 1874)
    • found: Nature, 92, 12 February 1914, abstract viewed online June 6, 2019(Dr. Albert Günther, F.R.S.; Albert Charles Ludwig Gotthilf Günther)
    • found: Obituary notices of Fellows deceased, vol. 88-B., 1915, viewed online June 6, 2019:page xi (A. C. L. G. Günther, 1830-1914; Albert Günther)
  • Change Notes

    • 1985-11-01: new
    • 2019-06-08: revised
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