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Biographical entry Shaw, George (1751 - 1813)

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Born
10 December 1751
Bierton, Buckinghamshire, England
Died
22 July 1813
Occupation
Naturalist

Summary

George Shaw was a lecturer in botany at Oxford University and a medical practitioner who published one of the first English descriptions with scientific names of several of the common and best known Australian animals.

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McCarthy, G.J.