Alcide d'Orbigny

Alcide Charles Victor Marie Dessalines d'Orbigny (6 September 1802 – 30 Juin 1857) wis a French naituralist who made major contreibutions in mony auries, includin zoology (includin malacology), palaeontology, geology, airchaeology an anthropology.

Alcide Charles Victor Marie Dessalines d'Orbigny
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Alcide d' Orbigny
Born6 September 1802
Couëron, Fraunce
Died30 Juin 1857
Pierrefitte-sur-Seine, Fraunce
ResidenceFraunce
NaitionalityFrench
Kent formalacology, fossils, palaeontology
Scientific career
FieldsNaituralist, zoology, malacology, palaeontology, geology, airchaeology, anthropology
InstitutionsMuséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris