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Charles Owen Waterhouse


Entomologist. Son of the naturalist George Robert Waterhouse. Assistant in the zoology department at the British Museum. His godfathers were CD and Richard Owen.


Gilbert 1977, ODNB s.v. Waterhouse, George Robert.


Gilbert, Pamela. 1977. A compendium of the biographical literature on deceased entomologists. London: British Museum (Natural History).

ODNB: Oxford dictionary of national biography: from the earliest times to the year 2000. (Revised edition.) Edited by H. C. G. Matthew and Brian Harrison. 60 vols. and index. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2004.