Plateau, Félix

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Plateau, Félix Gender: M
Félix Auguste Joseph Plateau
born on 16 June 1841 at 12:45 (= 12:45 PM )
Place Ghent, Belgium, 51n03, 3e43
Timezone LMT m3e43 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 25°06' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 16°46 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 04°09'


Belgian zoologist, physiologist, and teacher, who wrote 121 publications, mainly on the physiology of arthropods. He also did research into muscle, digestive and respiratory systems of insects, describing their anatomy and morphology.

He was the son of the famous physicist Joseph-Antoine-Ferdinand Plateau. He died in Ghent on 4 March 1911, aged 69.



Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes Gauquelin.


  • Family : Childhood : Family noted
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Zoologist, physiologist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Science)