return to main index
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
 
Click here for Freedom Breeder Cages
Mealworms, Crickets, Dubia, More...
Available Now at New York Worms!
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
events by zip code list an event
Search the forums             Search in:
News & Events: Herp Photo of the Day: Rattlesnake Friday! . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Kingsnake . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Birmingham - Mar. 25-26, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  All Ohio Reptile Show - Mar. 25, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Long Island Reptile Expo - Mar. 26, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Kansas City Reptile Show - Mar. 26, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  All Cleveland Reptile Show - Mar. 26, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Denver - Apr. 01-02, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Nebraska Herp Society Meeting - Apr. 01, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Jacksonville Herp Society Meeting - Apr. 01, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  New England Reptile Expo - Apr. 02, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Greater Cincinnati Herp Society Meeting - Apr. 05, 2017 . . . . . . . . . . 

return to herpbio index
return to herpbio index


"Alfredo Dugès"

Alfredo Dugès. (2009, May 17). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 14:12, May 17, 2009, from http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Alfredo_Dug%C3%A8s&oldid=290510679

Alfredo Dugès (birth name- Alfred Auguste Delsescautz Dugès); (April 16, 1826 - January 7, 1910) was a French-born, Mexican physician and naturalist who was born in Montpellier. He was the son of zoologist Antoine Louis Dugès (1797-1838). Alfredo Dugès is largely remembered for his extensive studies of Mexican herpetology.

He studied medicine at the University of Paris, and in 1852 emigrated to Mexico. He settled in Guanajuato, where he worked as an obstetrician, and gave classes in natural history at the Escuela de Estudios Superiores de Guanajuato. With his brother, entomologist Eugenio Dugès (1826-1895), he organized frequent field trips in order to collect specimens.

Dugès published numerous scientific papers in the fields of herpetology, botany, entomology, et al. At Guanajuato, he was director of the local museum, later named the Museo Alfredo Dugès in his honor.

Alfredo Dugès. (2009, May 17). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 14:12, May 17, 2009, from http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Alfredo_Dug%C3%A8s&oldid=290510679

This article has been read 11691 times.
Sponsored Link
Click here for LLL Reptile & Supply
advertise here

New & Updated Business Listings

Looking for a reptile or amphibian related business? A reptile store, breeder, importer, maunfacturer or supplier? Our business directory lists some of the most popluar herp businesses in the world.
Locate a reptile or amphibian business by name:
New
• Snake Morphology
• Reptile Encounters - Austra...
• Xtreme Exotics
• Tortoise Town
• Jungle Bob's Reptile World
• Black Pearl Reptiles
• Dubi Deli
• Serpentine Obsessions
• Best Exotics LLC
• New York Worms
Updated
• Northwest Zoological Supply
• Best Exotics LLC
• SerpentsOnline.com
• Special K Reptiles
• Helix Controls Inc.
• New York Worms
• Rodentpro.com
• Boas Peru
• Zoo Med Laboratories, Inc.
• Phoenix Reptile Expo
list your business on kingsnake.com

Banner Pool

Click here for Jungle Bob
$100.year special flat rate banner! - click for info