#153023 Overall Influence

Don E. Wilson

American mammalogist


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From Wikipedia

Don Ellis Wilson is an American zoologist. His main research field is mammalogy, especially the group of bats which he studied in 65 countries around the world.Career Wilson spent his childhood and youth in Nebraska, Texas, Oregon and Washington. After finishing high school in Bisbee, Arizona in 1961 he graduated to Bachelor of Science from the University of Arizona in 1965. Still an under-graduate in 1964, he made his first expedition to the tropics, to which he travelled many times in the subsequent decades to study the mammalian fauna.

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University of Arizona

Public university in Tucson, Arizona, United States

University of New Mexico

Public research university in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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#6166 World Rank