Rudolph Amandus Philippi

1808–1904

German botanist and geologist. Professor at the Cassel Technical College, 1835. Published on the Mollusca of Sicily in 1836. Left Germany for political reasons and settled in Chile in 1851. Professor of botany and zoology, University of Santiago, Chile, 1853.

Sources: DHC Sarjeant, W. A. S. 1980

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