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Authorised form of nameIllon; Bernard Germain Etienne de la Ville-sur- (1756 - 1825); Count of Lacepede
Other forms of nameVille-sur-Illon, Bernard Germain Etienne de la, Count of Lacepede
Lacepede, Bernard Germain Etienne de la Ville-sur-Illon, Count of
Dates1756 - 1825
NationalityFrench
Place of birthAgen, France
Date of birth26 December 1756
Place of deathEpinay-sur-Seine, France
Date of death06 October 1825
Research fieldZoology
ActivityCareer:
Soldier, Bavarian army; Curator of the Natural History Collection, Jardin du Roi, Paris and Professor of Natural History, through the influence of Buffon and Daubenton; minister of State; Peer of France (1814)
Memberships:
Institute of France (1796)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election17/04/1806
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Authority:
Name form established 02 January 2002, on advice from Dick Sargent
Royal Society codeNA2836
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1805/22Illon, Bernard Germain Etienne de la Ville-sur-, Count of Lacepede: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/002587Bernard Germain Etienne de la Ville-sur-Illion,Count of Lacepede
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