Ernst Mayr
#324 Overall Influence

Ernst Mayr

German-American evolutionary biologist

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Ernst Walter Mayr was one of the 20th century's leading evolutionary biologists. He was also a renowned taxonomist, tropical explorer, ornithologist, philosopher of biology, and historian of science. His work contributed to the conceptual revolution that led to the modern evolutionary synthesis of Mendelian genetics, systematics, and Darwinian evolution, and to the development of the biological species concept.

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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University of Greifswald
University of Greifswald

University in Germany

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#7 World Rank
Biology
#391 World Rank
Philosophy
#1217 World Rank
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