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Last NameBrauer    
Given NameAugust     
alt. NamesA. B. ;     
Year born1863 in Oldenburg, Germany    
Year died1917    
Place of deathBerlin, Germany    
Father's occupationmerchant Theodor Brauer    
RelativesMarianne B. (mother)    
Educationstudied natural sciences at universitites of Bonn, Berlin und Freiburg; learned from Ferdinand von Richthofen    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forZoological Museum, Berlin ; A. Brauer: Ursaria truncatella unter Berücksichtigung anderer Heterotrichen und der Vorticellinen (1885) ; Franz Eilhard Schulze as assisstant ; ->Carl Chun: German deep-sea-expidition in the Valdivia ; A. Brauer: Die Süßwasserfauna Deutschlands ;    
Techniqueszoological, marine, and ichthyological drawing and painting    
Sample(s)https://archive.org/details/diessswasserfa01brau; http://ia600504.us.archive.org/16/items/bursariatruncate00brau/bursariatruncate00brau.pdf    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesNissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ; Ernst Vanhöffen: Zur Erinnerung an August Brauer. In: Mitteilungen Zoolog. Museum Berlin. 9, 1918/19; http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/August_Brauer ;    
otherFurther Places of Activity: Mahé and the Seychelles.    

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