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Darwin Correspondence Project

Letter

John Obadiah Westwood

1805–93

Entomologist and palaeographer. Founding member of the Entomological Society of London, 1833; honorary president, 1883. Hope Professor of zoology, Oxford University, 1861–93. Entomological referee for Gardeners’ Chronicle. Royal Society of London Royal Medallist, 1855.

Sources

ODNB

Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 1 (1833–6): xxxiv