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William Henry Benson


Zoologist. Wrote extensively on the sea and land shells of India, Ceylon, Burma, and the Cape of Good Hope.



Royal Society catalogue of scientific papers.


IBN: Index bio-bibliographicus notorum hominum. Pt C: Corpus alphabeticum sectio generalis. Edited by Jean-Pierre Lobies et al. 200 vols. to date (A–Perkins, Kenneth). Osnabrück, Germany: Biblio Verlag. 1974–.

Royal Society catalogue of scientific papers: Catalogue of scientific papers (1800–1900). Compiled and published by the Royal Society of London. 19 vols. and index (3 vols.). London: Royal Society of London. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1867–1925.