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AuthorM.S. Hoogmoed
TitleIn memoriam Prof. Dr. Leo Daniel Brongersma (1907-1994)
JournalZoologische Mededelingen
Volume69
Year1995
Issue15
Pages177-201
ISSN0024-0672
KeywordsBrongersma; biography; reptiles; sea turtles; snake anatomy; amphibians
AbstractA biography of Leo Daniel Brongersma is given, highlighting his significance for herpetology worldwide, and especially for snake anatomy, sea turtle distribution, faunistics of New Guinea and IndoAustralia. Lists of patronyms, of species named by Brongersma and of his publications are given. Also his important role in the history of the Rijksmuseum van Natuurlijke Historie is discussed.
Classification42.01 ; 42.82
Document typearticle
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