Azpeitia y Moros, Florentino

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Azpeitia y Moros, Florentino Gender: M
born on 13 March 1859 at 22:00 (= 10:00 PM )
Place Ateca, Spain, 41n20, 1w47
Timezone LMT m1w47 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Castellanos
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 22°50' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 15°36 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 09°58'


Spanish aturalis. He was a mining engineer.

He was professor of geology and paleontology of the "School of Mines" of Madrid.

He was versed in geological issues, and participated in various geological disputes, in addition to discussions on taxonomy, nomenclature and identification of living and fossil organisms.

He was a specialist in malacología and diatomología , had huge collections, and published extensive monographs.

He was academician of the Royal Spanish Society of Natural History and its president in 1906.

He died 7 January 1934

Link to Wikipedia biography (Spanish)

Source Notes

Castellanos quotes the biography:

LLULL: Boletín de la Sociedad Española de Historia de las Ciencias, Volumen 20

La Sociedad, 1997


  • Vocation : Science : Geology