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Darwin Correspondence Project

William Duppa Crotch

1831/2–1903

Entomologist and zoologist. Specialised in the Lepidoptera, Coleoptera, and Hemiptera. Travelled with his brother George Robert Crotch (1841–74) on several collecting expeditions. Married a Swede and settled in Scandinavia, where he studied lemmings.

Source

Entomologist’s Monthly Magazine 39 (1903): 256, Gilbert 1977.

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