Karl Wilhelm von Dalla Torre

Karl Wilhelm von Dalla Torre (14 July 1850 6 April 1928) was an Austrian taxonomist, entomologist and botanist.

Dalla Torre was born in Kitzbühel, Tyrol. He studied natural sciences at the University of Innsbruck. He then worked in the University as an entomologist and in 1895 became Professor of Zoology at the University of Innsbruck. [1] He died in Innsbruck, aged 77.


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For other Catalogues of Lepidoptera, Coleoptera and Hymenoptera and other works see Links


  1. Brummitt, R. K.; C. E. Powell (1992). Authors of Plant Names. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. ISBN 1-84246-085-4.
  2. IPNI.  Dalla Torre.

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