Florentino Ameghino

Florentino Ameghino

Birth
Luján, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Death 6 Aug 1911 (aged 56)
La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Burial La Plata, Partido de La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Memorial ID 7800901 · View Source
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Scientist. He gained fame as a naturalist, paleontologist and anthropologist. During his career he made significant contributions to the field of vertebrate paleontology. He named an unprecedented number of new and extinct species. He also wrote a number of books about his findings.


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  • Added: 27 Aug 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7800901
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Florentino Ameghino (18 Sep 1854–6 Aug 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7800901, citing Cementerio de la Plata, La Plata, Partido de La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina ; Maintained by Find A Grave .