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List of famous male entomologists, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male entomologists list contains the most prominent and top males known for being entomologists. There are thousand of males working as entomologists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic entomologists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a entomologist then the people below should give you inspiration.

The list you're viewing is made up of different people like René Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur and Charles Joseph Gahan.

While this isn't a list of all male entomologists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male entomologists?" and "Who are the best male entomologists?"
Domenico Cirillo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Entomologists
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Domenico Maria Leone Cirillo FRS was an Italian physician, entomologist, botanist and patriot. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 60 (1739-1799)

Birthplace: Grumo Nevano, Italy

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Jean Henri Fabre is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Entomologists
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Jean Henri Fabre

Jean-Henri Casimir Fabre was a French entomologist and author known for the lively style of his popular books on the lives of insects. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 92 (1823-1915)

Birthplace: Saint-Léons, France

Jan Swammerdam is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Entomologists
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Jan Swammerdam was a Dutch biologist and microscopist. His work on insects demonstrated that the various phases during the life of an insect—egg, larva, pupa, and adult—are different forms of the same animal. As part of his anatomical research, he carried out experiments on muscle contraction. In 1658, he was the first to observe and describe red blood cells. He was one of the first people to use the microscope in dissections, and his techniques remained useful for hundreds of years. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 43 (1637-1680)

Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands

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René Antoine Ferchault de Réau... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Entomologists
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René Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur was a French scientist who contributed to many different fields, especially the study of insects. He introduced the Réaumur temperature scale. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 74 (1683-1757)

Birthplace: La Rochelle, France

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