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Kirby, William, 1850-00-00 © Senckenberg DEI, PSlg: 4794
Name: Kirby, William
Date of birth: 1759-09-00
Place of birth: in Witnesham Hall, Suffolk
Days of death: 1850-04-04
Place of death: (oder 04.07.) in Barham bei Ipswich
Gender: male
Remark: Theologe, Entomologe
Akronyms: K.; Kby.; Kby.&Spce.; Kirb.
Collection: Gesamte Sammlung 1835 an Ent. Soc. London. Vieles ging im Laufe der Zeit verloren.Schließlich wurde 1863 ein großer Teil der Hym. sowie Typen der Hem., Orth., britische Curculionidae und Staphylinidae an das Brit. Mus. (N. H.) London abgegeben; später auch Insekten der Rocky Mts., Material zur 'Fauna Boreali-Americana', britische Apidae und ex parte britische Col. ebendahin.
Citations:

Anonym 1851: [Kirby, W.] Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London, London 2, pp. 133-135

Armstrong, P. 2002: [Kirby, W.] Suffolk Natural History: The Transactions of the Suffolk Naturalists' Society, Bury St. Edmunds 38, B15 11038a, pp. 81-86, Portr.

Dow, R. P. 1913: [Biographien] Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society, Lancaster, Pa. 8, B15: 10218, pp. 68-74

Duméril, C. A. M. C. 1823: [Biographien] Paris; Strasbourg, F. G. Levrault , pp. 265

Eiselt, J. N. 1836: Geschichte, Systematik und Literatur der Insectenkunde, von den ältesten Zeiten bis auf die Gegenwart. Als Handbuch für den Jünger und als Repertorium für den Meister der Entomologie bearbeitet. Leipzig, C. H. F. Hartmann, VIII+255 p. S., B15: 291, pp. 101-105

Essig, E. O. 1931: A History of Entomology. New York, Macmillan Company, VI+1-1029 S., B15: 4884, pp. 670-672

Evenhuis, N. L. 1997: Litteratura taxonomica dipterorum (1758-1930). Volume 1 (A-K); Volume 2 (L-Z). 1; 2 Leiden, Backhuys Publishers, VII+1-426; 427-871 S., B15:A2283:1,2, pp. 1: 415-418, Portr.+Schr.verz.

Freeman, J. 1852: Life of W. Kirby. London, Longman, 12+506 p. S.

Heppner, J. B. ((Hrsg.)) 2000: The Pioneer Century of American Entomology, by H. B. Weiss. Chapter XI-XII. Lepidoptera news, Gainesville 2000 (3), S. 11-20, B15: 12092, pp. 18-19

Howard, L. O. 1930: History of applied Entomology (Somewhat Anecdotal). Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Washington 84, S. X+1-564, B15: 1018, pp. (Taf. 16)

Lindroth, C. H. 1973: Systematics Specializes between Fabricius and Darwin: 1800 - 1859. In: Smith, R. F. , Mittler, T. E. & Smith, C. N. (Ed.). History of Entomology. Palo Alto, Annual Reviews Inc., 119-154 S., B15: 9947, pp. 121-123

Logunov, D. V. 2010: The Manchester Museum's entomology collections. Antenna : Bulletin of the Royal Entomological Society of London, London 34 (4), S. 163-167, B15:12105, pp. 163

Mackechnie-Jarvis, C. 1976: A History of the British Coleoptera Proc. Brit. Ent. Nat. Hist. Soc. 8, S. 4, 91-106

[Marseul, S. A. de] 1889: Les Entomologistes et leurs Écrits. L'Abeille. Journal d'entomologie. Cinquieme. série. , Paris 26(=2), S. 224-286, B15: 10077, pp. 247-251, Schr.verz.

Morris, F. J. A. 1915: [Kirby, W.] The Canadian Entomologist, London 47, B15 10219, pp. 384-386

Musgrave, A. 1932: Bibliography of Australian Entomology 1775 - 1930. Sydney, B15: 2154, pp. 175-176

Newman 1850: [Kirby, W.] The Zoologist, A monthly journal of Natural History, Third Series, London 8, B15: 10372, pp. 2886-2889

Newman 1852: [Kirby, W.] The Zoologist, A monthly journal of Natural History, Third Series, London 10, B15: 10372, pp. 3537-2557

Osborn, H. 1952: A Brief History of Entomology Including Time of Demosthenes and Aristotle to Modern Times with over Five Hundred Portraits. Columbus, Ohio, The Spahr & Glenn Company, 1-303 S., B15: 6024a, pp. 204

Peyerimhoff, P. de 1932: La Société entomologique de France (1832 - 1931). Soc. Ent. France, Livre du Centenaire, Paris, S. 1-86, B15: 4914, pp. 10-11

Salmon, M. A. 2000: The Aurelian Legacy. British Butterflies and their Collectors. Martins, Great Horkesley : Harley Books, 1-432 S., B15: B 2518, pp. 124-127, Portr.

Smetana, A.; Herman, L. H. 2001: Brief history of taxonomic studies of the Staphylinidae including biographical sketches of the investigators., pp. 86, Portr.

Spence, W. 1850: [Kirby, W.] (The) Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, New series, Journal of Proceedings, London 1, S. 19-33, B15: 10001

Spence, W.; Westwood, J. O. 1851: [Kirby, W.] (The) Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, New series, Journal of Proceedings, London 1 (4), B15 10001, pp. 19-33, + Schr.verz.

Strecker, H. 1878: Butterflies and Moths of North America., pp. 247

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