BIOLOGIST

Palisot de Beauvois

1752 - 1820

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Ambroise Marie François Joseph Palisot, Baron de Beauvois (27 July 1752, in Arras – 21 January 1820, in Paris) was a French naturalist. Palisot collected insects in Oware, Benin, Saint Domingue, and the United States, from 1786 to 1797. Trained as a botanist, Palisot published a significant entomological paper entitled, "Insectes Receuillis en Afrique et en Amerique". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Palisot de Beauvois has received more than 20,713 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Palisot de Beauvois is the 643rd most popular biologist, the 3,635th most popular biography from France and the 92nd most popular French Biologist.

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Among BIOLOGISTS

Among biologists, Palisot de Beauvois ranks 643 out of 844Before him are Alfred Moquin-Tandon, Francisco J. Ayala, Ludwig Adolph Timotheus Radlkofer, Jack Horner, Aimée Antoinette Camus, and Eduard Friedrich Eversmann. After him are Otto Stapf, Alfred Sturtevant, Marjorie Courtenay-Latimer, Sabin Berthelot, Juliane Koepcke, and William Townsend Aiton.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1752, Palisot de Beauvois ranks 29Before him are Johann Friedrich Reichardt, Maurice d'Elbée, Alexander Tormasov, François Isaac de Rivaz, Frances Burney, and Johann Gottfried Eichhorn. After him are Barnaba Oriani, Gouverneur Morris, George Rogers Clark, and Philip Freneau. Among people deceased in 1820, Palisot de Beauvois ranks 33Before him are Alexis Thérèse Petit, Arthur Young, Princess Adelheid of Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym, Frederick V, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg, Nicolaus Michael Oppel, and Ivan Gudovich. After him are Stephen Decatur, Benjamin Henry Latrobe, Levi Lincoln Sr., William Wyatt Bibb, and William Ellery.

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In France

Among people born in France, Palisot de Beauvois ranks 3,635 out of 5,234Before him are André-Pierre Gignac (1985), Colin Clive (1900), Aimée Antoinette Camus (1879), Daniel Marot (1661), Marcel Artelesa (1938), and Michael Vartan (1968). After him are Marguerite Broquedis (1893), Mathé Altéry (1927), Alain Boghossian (1970), Jean Bouin (1888), Gérard de Vaucouleurs (1918), and Hans van den Broek (1936).

Among BIOLOGISTS In France

Among biologists born in France, Palisot de Beauvois ranks 92Before him are Louis Augustin Guillaume Bosc (1759), Augustin Saint-Hilaire (1779), René Maire (1878), Frédéric de Lafresnaye (1783), Alfred Moquin-Tandon (1804), and Aimée Antoinette Camus (1879). After him are Sabin Berthelot (1794), Jeanne Villepreux-Power (1794), Gaston Bonnier (1853), Paul Henri Lecomte (1856), Jean René Constant Quoy (1790), and Charles Alexandre Lesueur (1778).