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Letter

August von Pelzel von Pelzeln

1825–91

Austrian naturalist and ornithologist. Assistant curator of birds and mammals at the Kaiserlich-königliche Hofnaturaliencabinet, 1851; curator of the ornithological collection, 1857; of the mammal collection, 1869. Co-editor of Die Schwalbe (Ornithological Society magazine).

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OBL

Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-botanischer Gesellschaft in Wien 41 (1891): 791.