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date: 06 December 2019

Carpenter, Philip Herbertlocked

  • T. G. Bonney
  • , revised by V. M. Quirke


Carpenter, Philip Herbert (1852–1891), palaeontologist and zoologist, was born at 6 Regent's Park Terrace, London, on 6 February 1852, the fourth son of William Benjamin Carpenter (1813–1885), physician and naturalist, and his wife, Louisa (née Powell). Among his brothers was (Joseph) Estlin Carpenter...

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Proceedings of the Royal Society of London
Natural History Museum, London
University of Oxford, department of zoology
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