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Osbert Salvin

English naturalist

1835   -   1898

country of citizenship: United Kingdom
language of expression: English
educated at: Trinity Hall
occupation: biologist, ornithologist, entomologist, herpetologist
award received: Fellow of the Royal Society, Fellow of the Zoological Society, Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society, Fellow of the Linnean Society of London

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Osbert Salvin FRS (25 February 1835 – 1 June 1898) was an English naturalist, ornithologist, and herpetologist best known for co-authoring Biologia Centrali-Americana (1879–1915) with Frederick DuCane Godman. This was a 52 volume encyclopedia on the natural history of Central America.
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Biologia Centrali-Americana

encyclopedia of the natural history of Mexico and Central America, privately issued in 215 parts from 1879 to 1915

author: Frederick DuCane Godman, Frederik Maurits van der Wulp, Edwin Wilson, Osbert Salvin
illustrator: Maud Horman-Fisher


Biologia centrali-americana: Aves

[London :R.H. Porter],1879-1904. | Cornell University Library View Book

author: Frederick DuCane Godman, Osbert Salvin, Robert H. Porter

1904 or 1879

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