John Edward Gray
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|John Edward Gray|
|Born||12 February 1800
|Died||7 March 1875
John Edward Gray (12 February 1800 – 7 March 1875) was a English zoologist. He studied medicine in London, and became head of the Zoological collection in 1840. During his life he wrote over 500 academic papers, mostly on new species.
Works[change | change source]
- Illustrations of Indian Zoology (1830-35) (with Thomas Hardwicke).
- The Zoological Miscellany, to be continued occasionally. London: Published by Treuttel, Wurtz and Co. (1831).
- Catalogue of shield reptiles (1855 and 1870).
Further reading[change | change source]
- Mearns, Barbara and Richard. Biographies for Birdwatchers. ISBN 0-12-487422-3.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Media related to John Edward Gray at Wikimedia Commons
- John Edward Gray, the Indian Pond Heron and Walsall