Beaufort, Lieven Ferdinand de

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Beaufort, Lieven Ferdinand de Gender: M
born on 23 March 1879 at 23:30 (= 11:30 PM )
Place Leusden, Netherlands, 52n08, 5e26
Timezone LMT m5e26 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 02°58' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 14°53 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 28°15'


Dutch biologist, zoologist, explorer and museum director.

He was member of The North New Guinea Expedition, a Dutch expedition to the unknown north coast of New Guinea for the purposes of scientific exploration and to seek exploitable coal resources (1903). He discovered and described many new species in books.

In the 1920s he was director of the Zoological Museum of Artis in Amsterdam.

Later he became professor in zoogeography at the University of Amsterdam.

He died 11 May 1968 in Amersfoort.

Link to Wikepedia biograhy


Source Notes

Gauquelin collection Vol 2, as published by CURA:


  • Vocation : Education : Researcher (professor in zoogeography)