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Darwin Correspondence Project

Francisco Javier Muñiz


Argentinian physician, politician, and vertebrate palaeontologist. Trained at the Military Medical Institute in Buenos Aires. Army medic in Chacomús, 1824; army surgeon major, 1826. Posted to Luján, 1828. MD 1844. Professor of the medical faculty, Buenos Aires University, 1848.



Levine and Novoa 2012, p. 85

Sarjeant 1980–96


HDA: Historial dictionary of Argentina. By Ione S. Wright and Lisa M. Nekhom. Latin American Historical Dictionaries, no. 17. Metuchen, N.J., and London: The Scarecrow Press. 1978.

Sarjeant, William A. S. 1980–96. Geologists and the history of geology: an international bibliography. 10 vols. including supplements. London: Macmillan. Malabar, Fla.: Robert E. Krieger Publishing.