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Melchior Neumayr

1845–90

German geologist. Studied geology and palaeontology at Munich, 1863–7; DPhil. 1867. Habilitated at Heidelberg, 1872. Professor extraordinarius of palaeontology at Vienna, 1873; professor, 1879. Editor of Palaeontographia from 1887. Strong supporter of evolution theory.

Source

OBL

Bibliography

OBL: Österreichisches biographisches Lexikon 1815–1950. Edited by Leo Santifaller et al. 12 vols. and 11 fascicles of vol. 13 (A–Warchalowski August) to date. Vienna: Osterreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. 1957–.

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