Karl Rudolphi

1771 - 1832

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Karl Asmund Rudolphi (14 July 1771 – 29 November 1832) was a Swedish-born German naturalist, who is credited with being the "father of helminthology". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karl Rudolphi has received more than 30,079 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Karl Rudolphi is the 362nd most popular biologist (up from 431st in 2019), the 368th most popular biography from Sweden and the 14th most popular Swedish Biologist.

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Among biologists, Karl Rudolphi ranks 362 out of 844Before her are Robert Fortune, Pieter Bleeker, Guillaume-Antoine Olivier, John Maynard Smith, Henrik Steffens, and Francisco Hernández de Toledo. After her are Theodore Gill, Johann Friedrich von Eschscholtz, Roderick Murchison, Heinrich Kuhl, George Robert Waterhouse, and Julius von Sachs.

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Among people born in 1771, Karl Rudolphi ranks 26Before her are Johann Baptist Cramer, Fra Diavolo, Georges Cadoudal, Henry Maudslay, Mikhail Miloradovich, and Rahel Varnhagen. After her are Nikolay Raevsky, Jean Reynier, Charles Brockden Brown, Ivan Martinov, Pierre Baillot, and Caroline of Hesse-Homburg. Among people deceased in 1832, Karl Rudolphi ranks 24Before her are Carl Friedrich Zelter, Manuel García, Franz Xaver von Zach, Princess Maria Anna of Saxony, Kaʻahumanu, and Ghazi Muhammad. After her are Jean-Pierre Abel-Rémusat, John Leslie, Jean-Antoine Chaptal, Jean Baptiste Gay, vicomte de Martignac, Aleksander Orłowski, and Henri Cassini.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Karl Rudolphi ranks 368 out of 1,296Before her are Odd Nerdrum (1944), Anders Tegnell (1956), Carl Jonas Love Almqvist (1793), Ludvig Nobel (1831), Gunnel Lindblom (1931), and Lennart Carleson (1928). After her are Erik Ivar Fredholm (1866), Lars Gustafsson (1936), Stefan Persson (1947), Gustav Trolle (1488), Gunnar Nilsson (1948), and Malena Ernman (1970).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Sweden

Among biologists born in Sweden, Karl Rudolphi ranks 14Before her are Eva Ekeblad (1724), Adam Afzelius (1750), Anders Sparrman (1748), Erik Acharius (1757), Carl Alexander Clerck (1710), and Anders Dahl (1751). After her are Daniel Solander (1733), Olof Swartz (1760), Charles De Geer (1720), Carl-Gustaf Rossby (1898), Göran Wahlenberg (1780), and Jacob Georg Agardh (1813).