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Westwood, John Obadiah (1805 - 1893)

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Born: 22 December 1805  Sheffield, England.  Died: 2 January 1893.
John Obadiah Westwood was the first Hope Professor at the University of Oxford, where he was Chair of Invertebrate Zoology. He made major contributions to the field of Australian entomology and wrote a great many articles between 1835 and 1864.

Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: McCarthy, G.J.
Created: 20 October 1993
Modified: 6 September 2005

Published by The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre on ASAPWeb, 1994 - 2007
Originally published 1994-1999 by Australian Science Archives Project, 1999-2006 by the Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
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