Johann Philipp Achilles Leisler

Johann Philipp Achilles Leisler (1 August 1771 or 1772 – December 8, 1813) was a German naturalist. Leisler named a number of birds, including the Temminck's Stint which he named after his friend Coenraad Jacob Temminck. He is commemorated in Leisler's Bat Nyctalus leisleri, first described by Heinrich Kuhl. His daughter, Luise von Ploennies, was known for her poetry and dramas.

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Date of birth
1771
Date of death
December 8th, 1813 at age of 42

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