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Dr Friedrich Karl Knauer
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1850
Graz
Styria (Steiermark), Austria
Death: Jul. 31, 1926
Vienna (Wien), Austria

Zoologist. He studied physics, chemistry and zoology from 1868 to 1872 at the University of Vienna. He became the director of Vienna Prater vivarium in 1887. Then in 1893 the director of Vienna Zoo. His early published work focused on reptiles and amphibians. Then in 1887 he authored The Dictionary of Zoology. Later works included birds and the great apes and his last books focused on conservation and hiking. There is a small street in Vienna named after him.

 
 
Burial:
Zentralfriedhof
Vienna
Wien Stadt
Vienna (Wien), Austria
 
Created by: ĸỵн
Record added: Feb 14, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105222054
Dr Friedrich Karl Knauer
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Dr Friedrich Karl Knauer
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Dr Friedrich Karl Knauer
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