#5443 Overall Influence

Peter Simon Pallas

German zoologist and botanist


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Peter Simon Pallas FRS FRSE was a Prussian zoologist and botanist who worked in Russia .Life and work Pallas was born in Berlin, the son of Professor of Surgery Simon Pallas. He studied with private tutors and took an interest in natural history, later attending the University of Halle and the University of Göttingen. In 1760, he moved to the University of Leiden and passed his doctor's degree at the age of 19.

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Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

University in the cities of Halle and Wittenberg, Germany

Leiden University

University in Leiden, Netherlands

University of Göttingen

University in the city of Göttingen, Germany

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#484 World Rank
#601 World Rank
Earth Sciences