BIOLOGIST

Franz Steindachner

1834 - 1919

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Franz Steindachner (11 November 1834 in Vienna – 10 December 1919 in Vienna) was an Austrian zoologist, ichthyologist, and herpetologist. He published over 200 papers on fishes and over 50 papers on reptiles and amphibians Steindachner described hundreds of new species of fish and dozens of new amphibians and reptiles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz Steindachner has received more than 29,300 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Franz Steindachner is the 594th most popular biologist (down from 504th in 2019), the 693rd most popular biography from Austria (down from 554th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Austrian Biologist.

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Among BIOLOGISTS

Among biologists, Franz Steindachner ranks 594 out of 844Before him are Richard Lydekker, Johann Georg Christian Lehmann, Jean Louis Armand de Quatrefages de Bréau, Heinrich von Kittlitz, Lucas Alamán, and Hermann Harms. After him are Edward Turner Bennett, Richard Bowdler Sharpe, Carl Chun, Edwin Klebs, Théodore Monod, and David Suzuki.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1834, Franz Steindachner ranks 62Before him are Vilém Blodek, Adrien René Franchet, Ignacio Manuel Altamirano, Paul Kummer, Lyuben Karavelov, and Felix Dahn. After him are Edwin Klebs, Friedrich Tietjen, John Wesley Powell, Louis Ruchonnet, Edmond Laguerre, and Hermann Wilhelm Vogel. Among people deceased in 1919, Franz Steindachner ranks 111Before him are Franz Nissl, Princess Augusta of Saxe-Meiningen, Paul Deussen, José Santos Zelaya, Géza Csáth, and Victorino de la Plaza. After him are Elia Millosevich, Melchora Aquino, Spyridon Lambros, Petre P. Carp, Henry Clay Frick, and Ramón Barros Luco.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Franz Steindachner ranks 693 out of 1,075Before him are Fritz Wotruba (1907), Monica Bleibtreu (1944), Fritzi Burger (1910), H. C. Artmann (1921), Alois Mock (1934), and Friedrich Waismann (1896). After him are Willy Böckl (1893), Alfred Berger (1894), Christian Kern (1966), Karl Sesta (1906), Josef Uridil (1895), and Alexander Lernet-Holenia (1897).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Austria

Among biologists born in Austria, Franz Steindachner ranks 13Before him are Othenio Abel (1875), Erich von Tschermak (1871), Leopold Fitzinger (1802), Clemens von Pirquet (1874), Franz Nopcsa von Felső-Szilvás (1877), and Josef August Schultes (1773). After him are Ignaz Schiffermüller (1727), Pál Kitaibel (1757), Otto Stapf (1857), and Walter Munk (1917).