Top 20 Zoologist celebrities in United States

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Zoologist celebrities [Updated June 9, 2023].

1. Dian Fossey

Dian Fossey was born on January 16, 1932 in San Francisco, United States.
Her murder in 1985 is still unsolved but people believe that she was killed those who viewed her as an impediment to the touristic and financial exploitation of the gorillas. 

2. Thomas Hunt Morgan

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Thomas Hunt Morgan was born on September 25, 1866 in Lexington, United States.

3. Louis Agassiz

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Louis Agassiz was born on May 28, 1807 in Montier, United States.

4. Libbie Henrietta Hyman

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Libbie Henrietta Hyman was born on December 6, 1888 in Des Moines, United States.
During her zoology studies she noticed that better texts were needed, so she wrote her own, among them a six-volume work on invertebrates that she never finished.

5. William Beebe

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William Beebe was born on July 29, 1877 in Brooklyn, United States.
Writing for popular magazines, he recounted his travels to exotic locales like Ghana and the Galapagos Islands.

6. Oliver Payne Pearson

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Oliver Payne Pearson was born on October 21, 1915 in United States.
The following rodent species were named after him: pearsonomys, ctenomys pearsoni and andalgalomys pearsoni.

7. Frank Chapman

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Frank Chapman was born on June 12, 1864 in United States.
In 1917, the National Academy of Sciences awarded him the Daniel Giraud Elliot Medal.

8. Eugenie Clark

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Eugenie Clark was born on May 4, 1922 in New York City, United States.
In 1994 the American Society of Oceanographers gave her the Medal of Excellence.

9. Austin Hobart Clark

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Austin Hobart Clark was born on December 17, 1880 in United States.
He was responsible for identifying and scientifically classifying such species as the Mulga Parrot and the Lesser Antillean Macaw.

10. Steven Amstrup

Steven Amstrup was born on February 4, 1950 in United States.
He won both the Indianapolis Prize and the Bambi Award in 2012.