Philip Sclater

1829 - 1913

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Philip Lutley Sclater (4 November 1829 – 27 June 1913) was an English lawyer and zoologist. In zoology, he was an expert ornithologist, and identified the main zoogeographic regions of the world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philip Sclater has received more than 65,667 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Philip Sclater is the 96th most popular biologist (up from 138th in 2019), the 762nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 961st in 2019) and the 16th most popular Biologist.

Philip Sclater was a British zoologist and ornithologist who is most famous for his work on the distribution of animals.

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Among biologists, Philip Sclater ranks 96 out of 841Before him are William Carey, Joseph Pitton de Tournefort, Thomas Huckle Weller, Ivan Vladimirovich Michurin, Carl Peter Thunberg, and Nikolay Pirogov. After him are Hans Christian Gram, Martinus Beijerinck, Günter Blobel, Charles Lucien Bonaparte, Sylvia Earle, and Julius Richard Petri.

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Among people born in 1829, Philip Sclater ranks 10Before him are August Kekulé, Anton Rubinstein, Chester A. Arthur, John Everett Millais, Asaph Hall, and Auguste Beernaert. After him are Theodor Billroth, Alfred Brehm, Anselm Feuerbach, William Booth, Ranavalona II, and Ivan Sechenov. Among people deceased in 1913, Philip Sclater ranks 17Before him are Tobias Asser, Tokugawa Yoshinobu, Josephine Cochrane, August Bebel, Francisco I. Madero, and Ármin Vámbéry. After him are Katsura Tarō, Lewis A. Swift, Blanche Monnier, Gustaf de Laval, Alfred Redl, and Infanta Antónia of Portugal.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Philip Sclater ranks 762 out of 7,765Before him are Terence Stamp (1938), George Darwin (1845), Amy Winehouse (1983), John Fowles (1926), David Coverdale (1951), and Ronald Fisher (1890). After him are Mungo Park (1771), Edmund Cartwright (1743), Tim Roth (1961), John Ambrose Fleming (1849), Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby (1861), and Kenny Dalglish (1951).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among biologists born in United Kingdom, Philip Sclater ranks 16Before him are Erasmus Darwin (1731), John Edward Gray (1800), Philip Miller (1691), Julian Huxley (1887), John Gurdon (1933), and William Carey (1761). After him are John Ray (1627), Archibald Hill (1886), Oliver Smithies (1925), William Bateson (1861), Martin Evans (1941), and Desmond Morris (1928).