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Darwin Correspondence Project

Letter

Jean Louis René Antoine Edouard (Edouard) Claparède

1832–71

Swiss naturalist and invertebrate zoologist. Professor of zoology and comparative anatomy, Academy of Geneva, 1862. Specialised in invertebrate anatomy, histology, embryology, and evolution. One of the first Swiss naturalists to endorse CD’s theory.

Sources

Dictionnaire historique & biographique de la Suisse

Gilbert 1977.