Georges Léopold Chrétien Frédéric Dagobert Cuvier
French anatomist considered the father of comparative anatomy. He extended Carolus Linnaeus's classification syst...
Georges Cuvier Revolutionizes Paleontology
In the wake of the French Revolution (1789-99), young naturalist Georges Cuvier took up arms against conventional beliefs calling into question the ...
French Anatomist and Paleontologist
Georges Cuvier was France's leading naturalist and the father of paleontology and comparative anatomy. Born in the Jura mountain reg...
Cuvier, Georges (1769-1832)
Georges Léopold Chrétien Frédéric Dagobert, Baron Cuvier was a French naturalist who is known as the founder of the field of p...
Although Cuvier was trained as an anatomist, his contribution to the science of biology and the organization of plants and animals was so substantial that he is known today as the founder of comparati...
The French zoologist and biologist Baron Georges Léopold Cuvier (1769-1832) made significant contributions in the fields of paleontology, comparative anatomy, and taxonomy and was one of the ch...