Thompson, DArcy Wentworth

January 2009
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
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Thompson, D'Arcy Wentworth (1860-1948) was a Scottish zoologist who combined natural history and mathematics to develop a new approach to evolution and the growth of living things. His work has been a great contribution to embryology, taxonomy, paleontology, and ecology.


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