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Darwin Correspondence Project

Henry Denny

1803–71

Zoologist and botanist. Specialised in entomology, studying parasitic insects. Curator and assistant secretary, museum of the Literary and Philosophical Society of Leeds, 1826–71. Secretary to the West-Riding Geological and Polytechnic Society.

Sources

DNB, ODNB

Gilbert 1977

Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London (1870–1): lxxxiv–lxxxv

Bibliography

Gilbert, Pamela. 1977. A compendium of the biographical literature on deceased entomologists. London: British Museum (Natural History).

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