Haeckel, Ernst


Haeckel, Ernst
 (1834–1919) German naturalist.

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  • Haeckel, Ernst — ▪ German embryologist Introduction in full  Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel   born Feb. 16, 1834, Potsdam, Prussia [Germany] died Aug. 9, 1919, Jena, Ger.  German zoologist and evolutionist who was a strong proponent of Darwinism and who… …   Universalium

  • HAECKEL Ernst Heinrich — (1834 1919) (retrato) [véase http://www.iqb.es/diccio/h/ha.htm#haeckel]: célebre naturalista alemán conocido por la ley que se lleva su nombre: un organismo en evolución desde el óvulo experimenta los mismos cambios que experimentó su especie al… …   Diccionario médico

  • Haeckel , Ernst Heinrich — (1834–1919) German biologist The son of a government lawyer, Haeckel was born at Potsdam in Germany and educated at the universities of Warburg, Vienna, and Berlin, where he qualified as a physician in 1858. His main interests lay elsewhere and,… …   Scientists

  • Haeckel, Ernst (Heinrich Philipp August) — born Feb. 16, 1834, Potsdam, Prussia died Aug. 9, 1919, Jena, Ger. German zoologist and evolutionist. After receiving a degree in medicine in 1857, he obtained a doctorate in zoology from the University of Jena, and from 1862 to 1909 he taught… …   Universalium

  • Haeckel,Ernst Heinrich — Haeck·el (hĕkʹəl), Ernst Heinrich. 1834 1919. German philosopher and naturalist who supported Darwin s theory, mapped a genealogical tree relating all animal life, and developed the maxim “Ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny.” * * * …   Universalium

  • HAECKEL, ERNST HEINRICH —    an eminent German biologist, born at Potsdam; carried through his medical studies at Berlin and Vienna; early evinced an enthusiasm for zoology, and, after working for some time at Naples and Messina, in 1865 became professor of Zoology at… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Ernst Haeckel — Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (* 16. Februar 1834 in Potsdam; † 9. August 1919 in Jena) war ein deutscher Zoologe, Philosoph und Freidenker, der die Arbeiten von Charles Darwin in Deutschland bekann …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ernst Häckel — Ernst Haeckel Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (* 16. Februar 1834 in Potsdam; † 9. August 1919 in Jena) war ein deutscher Zoologe, Philosoph und Freidenker, der die Arbeiten von Charles Darwin in Deutschland bekannt machte und zu einer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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