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Last NameCuvier    
Given NameGeorges    
alt. NamesG. C. ; Baron Jean Léopold Nicolas Frédéric Cuvier ;    
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Year born1769 Montbéliard, Doubs, Franche-Comté    
Year died1832    
Place of deathParis    
Father's occupationlieutenant in the Swiss Guards, Jean Georges Cuvier (1715-1795)    
Relativesmother: Anne Clémence Châtel (1736-92); brother Frédéric Cuvier (1773-1838) zoologist    
EducationGymnasium, Caroline Academy Stuttgart    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked forCuvier: Recherches sur les ossemens fossiles (1832) ; Jean-Claude Mertrud (1728-1802) ;    
PatronageMuséujm national d'histoire naturelle; Alexandre Tessier (1741-1837); Institut de France; Collège de France; Jardin des Plantes     
Collaboratorsdraftsman ->Laurillard ;    
Techniquespaleontological and geological etching and drawing    
Sample(s)http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d2/Georges_Cuvier_-_Elephant_jaw.png    
Archival sourceswiki and further links mentioned there    
Published sourcesDebus: 22-3 ; Nissen: Zoolog. Buchillustr. 1969/78 # 1011 ; Langer 1978: 385 ; Maertin Rudwick: Georges Cuvier, Fossil Bones & Geological Catastrophes, (1998) ; Davidson 2008: 40-1 ;     
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