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Stephan von Breuning

Deceased Person from Germany

Stephan von Breuning (1894, Vienna - 1983, Paris) was an Austrian entomologist who specialised in Coleoptera particularly Cerambycidae. An amateur working on the rich collections of the Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle he described 7894 taxa of Cerambycidae. He gave this photo together with a text to be published after his death. He lived with his wife in a small studio rue Durantin, Paris 18ème at the top of an old building. The complete list of his entomological works has been published in the Bulletin de la Société Sciences Nat, number 41. One of his most famous remains Études sur les Lamiaires published in Novitates entomologicae, 1934-1946.  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Date of birth
1894
Place of birth
Vienna
Nationality
Germany

Death

Date of death
1983-03-11
Place of death
Paris

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