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Waterhouse, George Robertlocked

(1810–1888)
  • Adrian Desmond

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Waterhouse, George Robert (1810–1888), zoologist, was born on 6 March 1810 at Somers Town, London, the son of James Edward Waterhouse, a solicitor's clerk and amateur lepidopterist, and his wife, Mary Newman. Waterhouse loathed his education at a school in Koekelberg, near Brussels...

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